# SciDAC-3/NUCLEI-related Talks [2017] [2016] [2015] [2014] [2013] [2012]

[See also SciDAC-4/NUCLEI-related talks]

## Talks in 2017

D. Lonardoni, "Towards exact calculations of medium mass nuclei," Ab initio nuclear structure and electroweak response: current status and future prospects, JLab, Newport News, VA, August 7-11, 2017.

D. Lonardoni, "Towards exact calculations of medium mass nuclei," 2017 Low Energy Community Meeting, Argonne National Laboratory (ANL), IL, August 02-04, 2017.

W. Nazarewicz, "Description of weakly bound and unbound nuclear and atomic states using the complex-energy approach," Workshop on Open Quantum Systems: From atomic nuclei to ultracold atoms and quantum optics, ECT*, July 10-14, 2017.

D. Lonardoni, "Quantum Monte Carlo calculations of medium mass nuclei," INT Program INT-17-2a on Neutrinoless Double-Beta Decay, Seattle, WA, June 13 - July 14, 2017.

J. P. Vary, "NCSM and neutrinoless double beta decay," INT/Topical Collaboration Workshop, Seattle, WA, June 20-21, 2017.

D. Lonardoni, "The EOS of Neutron Star Matter: Many-Body Forces and Strangeness," The Evolution of Nuclear Structure and Reaction Studies in the Era of Rare Isotope Beams, Nuclear Chemistry, Gordon Research Conference, New London, NH, June 18-23, 2017.

S. Gandolfi, "Few-neutron resonances (?)," 2017 NUCLEI SciDAC collaboration meeting, June 6-8, 2017.

D. Lonardoni, "Towards exact calculations of medium-heavy nuclei," 2017 NUCLEI SciDAC Collaboration Meeting, Santa Fe, NM, June, 6-8, 2017.

R. Navarro Perez, "Recent developments in DFT: Microscopically constrained EDFs," 2017 NUCLEI Collaboration Meeting, June 7, 2017.

F. J. Fattoyev, "Contrasting Classical and Quantum Nuclear Pasta," 'NUCLEI SciDAC 2017 Collaboration Meeting', Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA, June 6-9, 2017.

J. P. Vary, "Nuclear Properties with Chiral Effective Field Theory Interactions from the Low Energy Nuclear Physics International Collaboration (LENPIC)," NUCLEI SciDAC 2017 Collaboration Meeting, Santa Fe, New Mexico, June 6-8, 2017.

M. Horoi, "Towards a complete description of the neutrinoless double beta decay," MEDEX'17, Prague, Czech Republic, May 29, 2017.

B. Schuetrumpf, "Time-dependent description of nuclear collisions and the nucleon localization function," ARIS, Keystone, Colorado, May 28 - June 2, 2017.

J Engel, "Double-Beta Decay and Nuclear Theory," MITP, Mainz, Germany, May 2-24, 2017.

G Hagen, "Coupled-cluster computations of atomic nuclei," 12th INTERNATIONAL SPRING SEMINAR ON NUCLEAR PHYSICS, SANT’ANGELO D’ISCHIA, Italy, May 17, 2017.

J Engel, "Time-Reversal Violation, EDMs, and Schiff Moments," MITP, Mainz, Germany, May 2-24, 2017.

M. Horoi, "Nuclear Structure for Double Beta Decay," International Spring Seminar, Ischia, Italy, May 15, 2017.

W. Nazarewicz, "Recent applications of the Gamow Shell Model to neutron-rich nuclei," University of York, May 11, 2017.

W. Nazarewicz, "At the End of the Nuclear Chart," University of York, Physics Colloquium,, May 10, 2017.

J Engel, "Schiff Moments," Leiden, Netherlands, May 8-12, 2017.

W. Nazarewicz, "Structure of rare isotopes," MINIBALL Workshop, University of York, UK, May 9, 2017.

J. P. Vary, "50 years of winding roads leading to a predictive theory of nuclear structure," Bruce Barrett Fest, Department of Physics and Astronomy Colloquium, University of Arizona, April 28, 2017.

SN More, "Scale dependence of nuclear processes," Invited seminar, TRIUMF, April 18, 2017.

G Hagen, "Coupled cluster computations of neutron-rich nuclei," Walk on the neutron-rich side, ECT*, Trento, April 10, 2017.

W. Nazarewicz, "Microscopic Description of Fission Process," Stewardship Science Academic Programs (SSAP) Symposium, Naperville, IL, April 12-13, 2017.

D. Lonardoni, "Towards the exact calculation of medium-heavy nuclei," Walk on the neutron-rich side, ECT*, Villazzano (TN), Italy, April 10-13, 2017.

G Hagen, "Nuclear structure and reactions from coupled-cluster theory," Toward predictive theories of nuclear reactions across the isotopic chart, INT, Seattle, March 29, 2017.

D. Lonardoni, "Chiral forces and quantum Monte Carlo: from nuclei to neutron star matter," Transport 2017: International Workshop on Transport Simulations for Heavy Ion Collisions under Controlled Conditions, FRIB-MSU, East Lansing, US-MI, March 27-31, 2017.

J Engel, "Double-Beta Decay and Nuclear Theory," Unversidad Autonoma de Madrid, March 23, 2017.

M. Horoi, "Constant temperature description of the nuclear level densities," Nuclei and Mesoscopic Physics, NSCL/MSU, March 7, 2017.

W. Nazarewicz, "Superheavy Element Research: Perspectives," JINR, FLNR, Dubna, Russia, March 3, 2017.

G Hagen, "Coupled cluster calculations of heavy and rare isotopes," Progress in ab-initio techniques in nuclear physics, TRIUMF, Vancouver, Canada, March 2, 2017.

H. Hergert, "Frontiers in Nuclear Structure Theory," Progress in Ab Initio Techniques in Nuclear Physics 2017 and TRIUMF Colloquium, Vancouver, Canada, Mar 2, 2017.

W. Nazarewicz, "At the End of the Nuclear Chart," International Festive Colloquium Dedicated to the naming of the New Elements with Atomic Numbers 115, 117 and 118, RAS Central Club of Scientists, Moscow, Russia, March-2-2017.

Kevin Fossez, "Many-body calculations in the continuum: From four neutrons to 28O," TRIUMF, Vancouver, CA, March 1, 2017.

P Maris, "Ab Initio Nuclear Structure Calculations on High Performance Computing systems," Progress in Ab Initio Techniques in Nuclear Physics, TRIUMF, Vancouver, BC, March 1, 2017.

S. N. More, "Deuteron electrodisintegration with low-resolution potentials," Progress in Ab Initio Techniques in Nuclear Physics, TRIUMF, Feb. 28 - March 3, 2017.

R.J. Furnstahl, "Scale and scheme dependence of nuclear processes," invited talk at the INT program on Toward Predictive Theories of Nuclear Reactions Across the Isotopic Chart, Seattle, WA, March, 2017.

S. Wesolowski, "Bayesian methods for extracting low energy constants in EFTs," International Workshop on Partial Wave Analyses and Advanced Tools for Hadron Spectroscopy (PWA9/ATHOS4), March, 2017.

J. P. Vary, "Scattering in the NCSM: tetraneutron application," Workshop on Progress in Ab Initio Techniques in Nuclear Physics, TRIUMF, Vancouver, Canada, February 28 – March 3, 2017.

B. Schuetrumpf, " The nucleon localization function in (time-dependent) DFT," FUSION 17, Tasmania, Australia, February 20-24, 2017.

J. P. Vary, "Ab initio No-Core Shell Model: quantifying the observables' uncertainties," Workshop on Chiral Forces in Low-Energy Nuclear Physics – the LENPIC Collaboration, Cracow, Poland, February 9-10, 2017.

W. Nazarewicz, "Uncertainty Quantification and Bayesian Model Averaging," DOE topical collaboration on Nuclear Theory for Double-Beta Decay and Fundamental Symmetries, ACFI, UMass Amherst, February 3-4, 2017.

J. P. Vary, "Path to effective electroweak operators for medium-weight nuclei in the NCSM," Fundamental Symmetries and Interactions Topical Collaboration Meeting, Amherst Center for Fundamental Interactions, University of Massachussetts, Amherst, MA, February 3-4, 2017.

R. Navarro Perez, "(Im)precise nuclear forces: From experiment to model," APS April Meeting, January 28-31, 2017.

N Schunck, "Microscopic Theory of Nuclear Fission," North Carolina State University, January 30, 2017.

D. Lonardoni, "Strangeness in nuclei and neutron stars," APS April Meeting 2017, Washington D.C., January 28-31, 2017.

Kevin Fossez, "Single-particle and collective motion in nuclear open quantum systems," APS meeting, Washington DC, January 28, 2017.

S. Gandolfi, "Neutrino-nucleus scattering in the quasi-elastic region," 55th International Winter Meeting on Nuclear Physics, January 23-27, 2017.

S. Gandolfi, "Emergence of properties of nuclei and neutron stars from nuclear forces," The tower of effective (field) theories and the emergence of nuclear phenomena, Espace de Structure et reactions Nucleaires Theorique, Saclay, France, January 16-20, 2017.

R. Navarro Perez, "Error quantification and falsification of chiral-EFT interactions," The tower of the effective field theories and the emergence of the nuclear phenomena, January 16-20, 2017.

J Engel, "Calculating beta decay for the r process," Hirschegg, Austria, January 16-20, 2017.

Kevin Fossez, "Challenges in the continuum: From 39Mg to tetraneutron," GANIL, France, January 10, 2017.

S. Gandolfi, "Inhomogeneous neutron matter: what we can learn by trapping neutrons," RIKEN Nishina Center for Accelerator Based Science, March 30, 2017.

S. Gandolfi, "Quantum Monte Carlo," ECT* Doctoral Training Program 2017, June 12-30, 2017.

## Talks in 2016

J Engel, "The Near Future of Beta-Beta Matrix Elements," Knoxville, TN, July 29-31, 2016.

J. P. Vary, "Recent progress in ab initio nuclear theory," Institute of Modern Physics, Lanzhou, China, December 20, 2016.

J. P. Vary, "Supercomputer Simulations for Theoretical Physics," Colloquium of the Institute of Modern Physics, Lanzhou, China, December 19, 2016.

J. P. Vary, "Ab Initio No-Core Shell Model – Recent Progress," CUSTIPEN-IMP-PKU Workshop on Physics of Exotic Nuclei, Huizhou, China, December 12-15, 2016.

W. Nazarewicz, "Prospects for Breakthroughs in Low-Energy Nuclear Theory," First Tsukuba-CCS-RIKEN joint workshop on microscopic theories of nuclear structure and dynamics, RIKEN Nishina Center, Japan, Dec. 12, 2016.

J. P. Vary, "Clustering in light nuclei from first principles," Symposium on Nuclear Dynamics and Thermodynamics – From the Nuclear EOS to Alpha-clusters in Nuclei, Fest-symposium for the 80th of Prof. Joseph B. Natowitz, Huizhou, China, December 11, 2016.

J. P. Vary, "Ab Initio No-Core Shell Model with Supercomputers," Key Laboratory for Theoretical Nuclear Physics, Peking University, Beijing, China, December 9, 2016.

SN More, "Studying scale dependence of contributions to deuteron electrodisintegration," EMC and SRC workshop at MIT, Boston, Dec 2-5, 2016.

S. Gandolfi, "Momentum distributions and pair distribution functions," uantitative challenges in EMC and SRC Research and Data-Mining, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Dec. 2-5, 2016.

R.J. Furnstahl, "RG perspective on SRC and EMC physics," MIT Workshop on SRC and EMC Physics, Cambridge, MA, December, 2016.

S. Wesolowski, "Bayesian uncertainty quantification for effective field theories," Darmstadt Nuclear Theory Seminar, TU Darmstadt, Germany, December 2016.

S. Wesolowski, "Introduction to Bayesian methods in theoretical physics," George Washington University Nuclear Theory Seminar, George Washington University, Washington, D.C., December 2016.

J. P. Vary, "Light nuclei with the Ab Initio No-Core Shell Model," Rare Isotope Separator Project, Daejeon, S. Korea, November 23, 2016.

D. Lonardoni, "Neutron stars: hyperons or no hyperons, that is the puzzle," International Symposium on Neutron Star Matter, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan, November 21-24, 2016.

D. Lonardoni, "Quantum Monte Carlo for Strangeness Nuclear Physics," International School for Strangeness Nuclear Physics, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan, November 18-20, 2016.

M. Horoi, "Here come neutrinos," CMU College of Science and Engineering seminar, November 16, 2016.

H. Hergert, "Understanding the Structure of Medium-Mass Nuclei from First Principles," 6th International Conference on Fission and Properties of Neutron-Rich Nuclei (ICFN), Sanibel Island, FL, Nov 8, 2016.

W. Nazarewicz, "Prospects for Breakthroughs in (Low-Energy) Nuclear Theory," Sixth International Conference on Fission and Properties of Neutron-Rich Nuclei Sanibel Island, Florida, November 6-12, 2016.

J Engel, "Nuclear Schiff Moment," Amherst Center for Fundamental Interactions, Amherst, MA, November 2-5, 2016.

P Maris, "Recent results for p-shell nuclei using chiral EFT NN+3N interactions," KITP program Frontiers in Nuclear Physics, Santa Barbara, CA, Nov. 4, 2016.

S. Gandolfi, "The EOS of neutron matter, and the effect of $\Lambda$ hyperons to neutron star structure," Nuclear Physics, Compact Stars, and Compact Star Mergers 2016, Yukawa Institute for Theoretical Physics, Kyoto, Oct. 31 - Nov. 4, 2016.

W. Nazarewicz, "Science of Facility for Rare Isotope Beams (FRIB): Overarching Questions (a theoretical perspective)," KITP program Frontiers in Nuclear Physics, UCSB, Santa Barbara, CA, Oct. 31-Nov. 1.

G Hagen, "Coupled cluster calculations of neutron-rich nuclei," DNP Fall meeting, Vancouver, October 16, 2016.

M. Horoi, "Effective operators for neutrinoless double beta decay," DNP annual fall meeting, Vancouver, CA, October 16, 2016, October 16, 2016.

P Maris, "Results for p-shell nuclei at LO, NLO, and N2LO in chiral EFT," DNP meeting 2016, Vancouver, BC, Oct. 16, 2016.

G Hagen, "Coupled cluster computations of atomic nuclei," Frontiers of Nuclear Physics, KITP, Santa Barbara, October 4, 2016.

E. Lusk, "From automated theorem proving to nuclear structure analysis with self-scheduled task parallelism," Workshop on Clusters, Clouds, and Sata for Scientific Computing (CCDSC 2016), October 3-6, 2016.

S. Wesolowski, "Bayesian uncertainty quantification for effective field theories," TRIUMF Theory Seminar, TRIUMF, Vancouver, Canada, October, 2016.

J. P. Vary, "Role of Supercomputers in Basic Science Simulations," Invited Public Lecture, Pacific National University, Khabarovsk, Russia, September 23, 2016.

P Maris, "Optimizing MFDn (a nuclear physics CI code) for KNL," 2016 IXPUG US Annual Meeting, Argonne National Laboratory, Sept. 19-22, 2016.

J Engel, "Progress in Nuclear Theory for Double-Beta Decay," Kavli Institute, Santa Barbara, CA, Septenber 19-23, 2016.

J. P. Vary, "Ab Initio No-Core Shell Model with Leadership Class Supercomputers," Nuclear Theory in the Supercomputing Era (NTSE-2016), Khabarovsk, Russia, September 19-23, 2016.

W. Nazarewicz, "Microscopic Description of the Fission Process," HIAS 2016, ANU, Canberra, Australia, Sep. 18-20, 2016.

G Hagen, "Coupled cluster computations of atomic nuclei," San Diego State University, September 16, 2016.

P Maris, "Nuclear Physics from First Principles and the role of High Performance Computing," Dept. of Physics and Astronomy, Iowa State University, Ames, IA, Sept. 15, 2016.

W. Nazarewicz, "Prospects for breakthroughs in understanding nuclei," 26th International Nuclear Physics Conference, Adelaide, Australia (plenary talk), Sep. 11-16, 2016.

J Engel, "Double Beta Decay Matrix Elements in the Next Five Years," Yale Universty, New Haven, CT, September 8, 2016.

P Maris, "What can High-Performance Computing do for Light-Cone physics?," Light Cone 2016, Lisbon, Portugal, Sept. 7, 2016.

J. P. Vary, "Trends and Prospects in Nuclear and Hadron Physics: a straight or winding road," Light-Cone 2016, Lisbon, Portugal, September 5-8, 2016.

S. Gandolfi, "The EOS of neutron matter, and the effect of Lambda hyperons to neutron star structure," XIIth Quark Confinement and the Hadron Spectrum, Thessaloniki, Aug 29-Sep 3, 2016.

R.J. Furnstahl, "EFT for DFT: Looking for Help," KITP program on Frontiers in Nuclear Physics, Santa Barbara, CA, September, 2016.

P Maris, "Beyond the Harmonic Oscillator basis," 28th Indian-Summer School, Prague, Czech Republic, Aug. 31, 2016.

P Maris, "Emergence of collective motion," 28th Indian-Summer School, Prague, Czech Republic, Aug. 30, 2016.

P Maris, "The No-Core Shell Model and High-Performance Computing," 28th Indian-Summer School, Prague, Czech Republic, Aug. 29, 2016.

P Maris, "NN and 3N (effective) interactions," 28th Indian-Summer School, Prague, Czech Republic, Aug. 29, 2016.

G Hagen, "Neutron skin theory," Gordon Conference Series: Photonuclear Reactions, Holderness, NH, August 11, 2016.

J Engel, "Nuclear Matrix Elements for Neutrinoless Double-Beta Decay," Chicago, IL, August 3-10, 2016.

N. Hinohara, "Neutron-proton superfluid DFT," DOE topical collaboration meeting “Nuclear Theory for Double-Beta Decay and Fundamental Symmetries”, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, Aug. 1-2, 2016.

M. Horoi, "News from NEUTRINO 2016, and new double-beta decay mechanisms NMEs," MSU TC Collaboration, August 2, 2016.

G Hagen, "Weak decays from first principles computations," Topical Collaboration meeting on DBD + fundamental symmetries, MSU, August 1, 2016.

G Hagen, "Weak decays from first principles computations," Neutrinos in Nuclear Physics, workshop in connection with NS2016, Knoxville, TN, July 29, 2016.

S. Gandolfi, "Nuclear structure IV: Nuclear physics and Neutron stars," 2016 National Nuclear Physics Summer School (NNPSS), MIT, July 18-29, 2016.

J Engel, "Beta Decay with Density Functionals and the R Process," Knoxville, TN, July 24-29, 2016.

S. Gandolfi, "Nuclear structure III: Nuclear and neutron matter," 2016 National Nuclear Physics Summer School (NNPSS), MIT, July 18-29, 2016.

G Hagen, "Coupled cluster computations of atomic nuclei," Nuclear Structure, Knoxville, TN, July 27, 2016.

N. Hinohara, "Binding energy differences of even-even nuclei as pairing indicators," Nuclear Structure 2016 (NS2016), Knoxville TN, Jul. 24-29, 2016.

S. Gandolfi, "Nuclear structure II: Light and medium nuclei," 2016 National Nuclear Physics Summer School (NNPSS), MIT, July 18-29, 2016.

H. Hergert, "Novel Ab Initio Methods for Nuclei," Nuclear Structure 2016, Knoxville, Tennessee, July 26, 2016.

S. Gandolfi, "Nuclear structure I: Introduction and nuclear interactions," 2016 National Nuclear Physics Summer School (NNPSS), MIT, July 18-29, 2016.

N. Hinohara, "Pairing rotations in ground states of open-shell even-even deformed nuclei," Direct Reactions with Exotic Beams (DREB2016), Saint Mary's Univ., Halifax, Canada, July 11-15, 2016.

W. Nazarewicz, "Nuclear charge and neutron radii and nuclear matter: correlation analysis," INT Program INT-16-2a: Bayesian Methods in Nuclear Physics, July 6, 2016.

J. P. Vary, "Effective electroweak transition operators in the ab initio No-Core Shell Model," DOE Topical Collaboration Meeting “Nuclear Theory for Double-Beta Decay and Fundamental Symmetries”, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, August 1- 2, 2016.

D. Lonardoni, "Hyperons in nuclei and neutron stars," Lepton-Nucleus Scattering XIV, Marciana Marina, Isola d'Elba, Italy, June 27-July 1, 2016.

R. Navarro Perez, "Statistical analysis of Nucleon-Nucleon interactions," Bayesian Methods in Nuclear Physics. INT Program INT-16-2a, June 22, 2016.

W. Nazarewicz, "Nuclear structure and fission for r process," The r-process: connecting FRIB with the cosmos, ICNT, MSU, June 13, 2016.

J. P. Vary, "Effective Electroweak Operators within OLS," SciDAC/NUCLEI Collaboration Meeting, June 6-9, 2016.

N. Hinohara, "FAM Applications Towards EDF Optimization," NUCLEI SciDAC 2016 Project Meeting, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, IL, June 6-9, 2016.

R. Navarro Perez, "Uncertainty Propagation from DFT to Astrophysical Phenomena," 2016 NUCLEI Collaboration Meeting, June 8, 2016.

J. Engel, "Progress in Double-Beta Decay," NUCLEI Collaboration Meeting, Argonne National Laboratory, Lemont, IL, June 6-9, 2016.

S. Gandolfi, "Light nuclei and neutron matter with chiral EFT Hamiltonians," 2016 NUCLEI SciDAC 2016 Project Meeting, Mathematics and Computer Science Division, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, IL, June 6-9, 2016.

G. R. Jansen, "Computational advances in coupled-cluster theory," Nuclei collaboration meeting, ANL, June 6-9, 2016.

D. Lonardoni, "Progresses in AFDMC calculations for nuclei," NUCLEI Collaboration Meeting, Mathematics and Computer Science Division, Argonne National Laboratory (ANL), US-IL, June 6-9, 2016.

F. J. Fattoyev, "Large Volume Quantum Simulations of Nuclear Pasta for Neutron-Star and Supernova Matter," 'NUCLEI SciDAC 2016 Project Meeting', Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, Illinois, USA, June 6-9, 2016.

J. P. Vary, "INCITE Status Report and Activities," SciDAC/NUCLEI Collaboration Meeting, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, IL, June 6-9, 2016.

J. Engel, "Calculating Beta Decay for the r Process," The R Process Nucleosynthesis: Connecting FRIB with the Cosmos, ICNT 2016, May 31-June 17, 2016.

W. Nazarewicz, "Superheavy Element Research: Future Aspects," Nobel Symposium NS160: Chemistry and Physics of Heavy and Superheavy Elements, Backaskog Castle, Sweden, May 29 - June 3, 2016.

S. Wesolowski, "Bayesian parameter estimation for effective field theories," Bayesian methods in nuclear theory program, Institute for Nuclear Theory, Seattle, Washington, June, 2016.

S. Gandolfi, "Microscopic calculations of the EOS of neutron matter and properties of neutron stars," Equations of State in Quantum Many-Body Systems, ECT*, Trento, Italy, May 30 - June 1, 2016.

G. R. Jansen, "Computational Challenges in Nuclear Coupled-Cluster theory," OLCF User Meeting, ORNL, May 24-26, 2016.

J. P. Vary, "Ab initio nuclear theory's symbiosis with relativistic quantum field theory," Institute for Nuclear Theory, University of Washington, Seattle, Program INT 16-1, May 24, 2016.

W. Nazarewicz, "Nuclear radii in density functional theory," Neutron Skins in Nuclei, MITP Workshop, Mainz, Germany, May 17-27, 2016.

G Hagen, "Neutron skins and dipole polarizabilities from first principles computations," MITP, Mainz, May 19, 2016.

G. Hagen, "Neutron skins and dipole polarizabilities from first principles computations," MITP, Mainz, May 19, 2016.

S. Gandolfi, "Symmetry energy and pure neutron systems," Neutron Skins of Nuclei, Mainz Institute for Theoretical Physics, May 17-27, 2016.

W. Nazarewicz, "Theory of nuclear ground state properties," X International Workshop on Application of Lasers and Storage Devices in Atomic Nuclei Research, Poznan, Poland, May 16-19, 2016.

T. Papenbrock, "From EFTs to Nuclei," INT program Nuclear Physics from Lattice QCD, Seattle, WA, May 16, 2016.

H. Hergert, "Describing Double-Beta Decay Processes in the In-Medium SRG Framework," TRIUMF Workshop on Double-Beta Decay, TRIUMF, Vancouver, Canada, May 13, 2016.

J. P. Vary, "Effective moments and transition operators in the ab initio No-Core Shell Model," TRIUMF Double-Beta Decay Workshop, Interfacing theory and experiment for reliable double-beta decay matrix element calculations, TRIUMF, Vancouver, BC, Canada, May 11-13, 2016.

H. Hergert, "Medium-Mass and Heavy Open-Shell Nuclei From First Principles," Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, May 9, 2016.

G. Hagen, "Current status and challenges of ab-initio computations of nuclei," INT, Seattle, May 5, 2016.

G. R. Jansen, "Nuclei from first principles," Nuclear theory seminar, MSU, April 19, 2016.

F. J. Fattoyev, "Large Scale Quantum Simulations of Nuclear Pasta," 'APS April Meeting', Salt Lake City, Utah, USA, April 16-19, 2016.

S. Koenig, "Effective theory of 3H and 3He," INT Program 16-1: Nuclear Physics from Lattice QCD, Seattle, WA, Mar 21-May 27, 2016.

M. Sosonkina, "Comparisons of Optimization Techniques in Parallel Ab Initio Nuclear Structure Calculations," SIAM Parallel Processing, April 12-15, 2016.

M. Horoi, "Double-beta decay, nuclear structure, and all that," TRIUMF Lab, Vancouver, Canada, April 5, 2016.

J. P. Vary, "Efficient eigensolver methods for very large and sparse matrices using high performance computers," High Performance Computing Seminar, Iowa State University, Ames, IA, April 6, 2016.

N Schunck, "Heavy Nuclei and Beyond," FRIB Theory Alliance Inaugural Meeting, April 1, 2016.

H. Hergert, "Medium-Mass and Heavy Nuclei From First Principles," FRIB Theory Alliance Inaugural Meeting, NSCL/FRIB, Michigan State University, East Lansing, March 31, 2016.

D. Lonardoni, "Progresses in quantum Monte Carlo calculations for nuclear physics," FRIB Theory Alliance Inaugural Meeting, NSCL/MSU, East Lansing, US-MI, March 31, 2016.

F. J. Fattoyev, "Exploring the Role of Nuclear Symmetry Energy in Large Scale Quantum Simulations of Nuclear Pasta," 'JINA-CEE Frontiers in Nuclear Astrophysics', University of Notre Dame, South Bend, Indiana, USA, March 29-31, 2016.

J. Carlson, "Pairing in Cold Atoms and Neutron Matter," Workshop in Pairing Phenomenon from Neutron Stars to Cold Atoms, Buffalo, NY, March 23-25, 2016.

S. Gandolfi, "Light nuclei and neutron matter with chiral EFT Hamiltonians," INT Program INT-16-1, Nuclear Physics from Lattice QCD, March 21 - May 27, 2016.

J. P. Vary, "Ab initio No Core Shell Model with consistent electromagnetic properties," International Workshop:, March 16-18, 2016.

R.J. Furnstahl, "Uncertainty quantification and nuclear forces," DFG meeting, TU Darmstadt, March 15, 2016.

H. Hergert, "The In-Medium Similarity Renormalization Group: Applications and Perspectives," FUSTIPEN Workshop 'Future Directions for Nuclear Structure and Reaction Theories: Ab Initio Approaches for 2020', GANIL, Caen, France, March 15, 2016.

N. Hinohara, "Pairing Nambu-Goldstone modes and binding energy differences within nuclear density functional theory," Nuclear Physics Seminar, Department of Physics, University of Jyväskylä, Jyväskylä, Finland, Mar. 15, 2016.

D. Lonardoni, "AFDMC Calculations on Medium-Heavy Hypernuclei," Hypernuclear Workshop, JLab, Newport News, US-VA, March 16, 2015.

T. Papenbrock, "From EFTs to Nuclei," DPG Spring meeting, Darmstadt, Germany, March 15, 2016.

J. Engel, "Nuclear Matrix Elements for Neutrinoless Double-Beta Decay," 51st Rencontres de Moriond Eelectroweak, La Thuile, Italy, March 12-19, 2016.

J. P. Vary, "Quantum Physics with Supercomputers," Department of Physics, Drake University, Des Moines, Iowa, March 9, 2016.

H. Hergert, "Medium-Mass and Heavy Nuclei From First Principles," Triangle Nuclear Theory Colloquium, UNC–Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, March 8, 2016.

W. Nazarewicz, "The limits of the nuclear landscape," Colloquium, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS, March 7, 2016.

T. Papenbrock, "Recent advances in nuclear theory," TRIUMF colloquium, Vancouver, BC, Canada, Feb 23-26, 2016.

N Schunck, "Microscopic Theory of Nuclear Fission: Recent Developments," IIIrd Topical Workshop on Modern Aspects in Nuclear Structure, Bormio, Italy, February 22-28, 2016.

J. P. Vary, "Effective Operators for the ab initio No Core Shell Model," TRIUMF workshop on Progress in Ab Initio Techniques in Nuclear Physics, TRIUMF, February 23-26, 2016.

G. Hagen, "Recent advances in coupled-cluster computations of nuclei," TRIUMF, Vancouver, Feb 24, 2016.

H. Hergert, "New Extensions of the In-Medium Similarity Renormalization Group," Workshop on 'Progress in Ab Initio Techniques in Nuclear Physics', TRIUMF, Vancouver, Canada, February 24, 2016.

S. Gandolfi, "The equation of state of neutron matter and the structure of neutron stars," Progress in Ab Initio Techniques in Nuclear Physics, TRIUMF, Canada, February 23-26, 2016.

S. Koenig, "Deuteron electrodisintegration with unitarily evolved potentials," TRIUMF Nuclear Theory Workshop, Vancouver, BC, February 23-26, 2016.

W. Nazarewicz, "Microscopic Description of Fission Process," Stewardship Science Academic Programs (SSAP) Symposium, Bethesda, Maryland, Feb. 17, 2016.

R. Navarro Perez, "Statistical uncertainties on the NN interaction and light nuclei," Workshop for young scientists with research interests focused on physics at FAIR, February 14-19, 2016.

S. Koenig, "Perturbative and nonperturbative Coulomb effects in pionless EFT," Nuclear Seminar, Ohio University, Athens, OH, February 9, 2016.

M. Horoi, "Why matter and not anti-matter? Mechanisms and matrix elements for double-beta decay," San Diego State University, February 8, 2016.

J. P. Vary, "Quantum Hamiltonian Physics with Supercomputers," Physics and Astronomy Department Colloquium, Kansas University, Lawrence, Kansas, Feb. 1, 2016.

J Carlson, "Electron and Neutrino Scattering from Nuclei: What's Past is Prologue," Fermilab Colloquium, Jan 29, 2016.

D. Lonardoni, "From hypernuclei to neutron stars: looking for the pieces of the puzzle," 54th International Winter Meeting on Nuclear Physics, Bormio (SO), Italy, January 28, 2016.

G. Hagen, "Current topics in nuclear structure theory: Coupled-cluster computations of nuclei," Bormio, Italy, Jan 27, 2016.

S. Gandolfi, "The EOS of neutron matter and the effect of $Lambda$ hyperons to neutron star structure," 54th International Winter Meeting on Nuclear Physics, Bormio, Italy, January 25-29, 2016.

K. Fossez, "Existence of rotational states in the continuum," GANIL, France, January 22, 2016.

G. Hagen, "Advances of coupled-cluster computations of nuclei," Los Alamos National Laboratory, Jan 14, 2016.

S. Koenig, "Effective theory of 3H and 3He," EMMI RRTF Workshop: 'The systematic treatment of the Coulomb interaction in few-body systems (I)', TU Darmstadt, Germany, January 11-15, 2016.

N Schunck, "Microscopic Theory of Fission: Recent Highlights," ANL Physics Seminar, January 11, 2016.

W. Nazarewicz, "The Limits of the Nuclear Landscape," The 2016 Helmut W. Baer Lecture in Physics, University of Michigan, Jan. 6, 2016.

S. Gandolfi, "TALENT School on Nuclear Quantum Monte Carlo Methods," TALENT School on Nuclear Quantum Monte Carlo Methods, North Carolina State University (NCSU), July 11-29, 2016.

## Talks in 2015

J Carlson, "Low-Energy Neutrino Scattering: Supernovae Neutrino Energies," NuINT workshop, Osaka, Japan, Nov 21-26, 2015.

P Maris, "Light nuclei with improved order-by-order chiral NN interactions," International Workshop on Rare Isotope Science, Seoul, S. Korea, Dec. 17 - 19, 2015.

J. P. Vary, "Ab Initio No Core Shell Model: Increasing the Predictive Power," International Workshop on Rare Isotope Science, Seoul, S. Korea, Dec 17-19, 2015.

S. Koenig, "Rigor and consistency: Challenges in modern nuclear physics," Theory Seminar, TU Darmstadt, Germany, December 14, 2015.

J. P. Vary, "Nuclear Matter and Finite Nuclei with a Realistic Soft Non-Local Interaction," First Gogny Conference, Bruyères-le-Châtel, France, December 8-11, 2015.

G. Hagen, "Advances of coupled-cluster computations of nuclei," Argonne National Laboratory, Dec 4, 2015.

M. Horoi, "Nuclear structure constraints for double-beta decay nuclear matrix elements," NUMEN workshop, INFN Catania, Italy, December 1-2, 2015.

J. P. Vary, "Ab Initio No Core Shell Model: Progress and Plans," Institute of Basic Science (IBS), Rare Isotope Science Project (RISP), Daejeon, S. Korea, November 25, 2015.

p Maris, "Light nuclei with improved order-by-order chiral interactions," Instituto Tecnologico de Aeronautica, Sao Jose dos Campos, Brazil, Nov. 24, 2015.

W. Nazarewicz, "ISNET-3, Concluding Remarks," Information and statistics in nuclear experiment and theory ISNET-3, ECT*, Trento, Italy, Nov. 16-20, 2015.

N Schunck, "Uncertainty Quantification in Nuclear Density Functional Theory," Information and Statistics in Nuclear Experiment and Theory (ISNET-3), Trento, Italy, November 16-20, 2015.

S.M. Wild, "Derivative-free optimization for parameter estimation in computational nuclear physics," Information and Statistics in Nuclear Experiment and Theory (ISNET-3) Workshop: European Centre for Theoretical Studies in Nuclear Physics and Related Areas, Trento, Italy, November 16-20, 2015.

R.J. Furnstahl, "Uncertainty Quantification for Effective Field Theories," ISNET-3 Workshop, ECT*, Trento, Italy, November 16, 2015.

R. Navarro Perez, "Systematic uncertainty of phenomenological and effective NN interactions," Information and Statistics in Nuclear Experiment and Theory (INSET-3) Workshop, November 16-20, 2015.

S. Wesolowski, "Bayesian parameter estimation for Effective Field Theories," ISNET-3 Workshop, ECT*, Trento, Italy, November 16, 2015.

J Carlson, "Momentum Distributions and Related Observables in Light Nuclei," HST15, Osaka, Japan, Nov 11-13, 2015.

N. Hinohara, "Recent development of finite-amplitude method for nuclear collective excitation," Symposium on 'Quarks to Universe in Computational Science (QUCS2015)', Nara, Japan, Nov. 4-8, 2015.

W. Nazarewicz, "Computational nuclear structure in the eve of exascale," Symposium on Quarks to Universe in Computational Science (QUCS 2015), Nara, Japan, Nov. 4-8, 2015.

K. Fossez, "Existence of rotational states in the continuum," YITP, Kyoto, October 29, 2015.

H. Hergert, "Predictive Nuclear Many-Body Theory with Ab Initio Methods: A Brief Survey and A Look Ahead," Mini-Symposium 'Toward a Predictive Model for Nuclei', Fall Meeting of the APS Division of Nuclear Physics, Santa Fe, October 29, 2015.

M. Horoi, "Disentangling effects of mechanisms that could contribute to the neutrinoless double beta decay," Fall meeting of DNP/APS, Santa Fe, NM, October 29, 2015.

D. Lonardoni, "A variational Monte Carlo approach for the study of medium-mass nuclei," DNP Meeting 2015, Santa Fe, US-NM, October 29, 2015.

A. Neacsu, "Neutrinoless double-beta decay nuclear matrix elements for mass A~130," Fall meeting of DNP/APS, Santa Fe, NM, October 29, 2015.

J. Engel, "Towards More Accurate Double-Beta Matrix Elements," Workshop on Theory and Computation for Neutrinos and Fundamental Symmetries, 2015 Fall Mee ting of the APS Division of Nuclear Physics, Oct. 28-31, 2015, Santa Fe, NM, October 28, 2015.

N. Hinohara, "Collective modes and sum rules within nuclear density functional theory," YITP Long-term Workshop 'Computational Advances in Nuclear and Hadron Physics' (CANHP2015), Kyoto, Japan, Sep. 21- Oct. 30, 2015.

S. Koenig, "The world without pions," NSCL Nuclear Theory Seminar, Michigan State University, MI, October 20, 2015.

G. Hagen, "Highlights from coupled-cluster computations of NUCLEI," Tsukuba, Japan, Oct 19, 2015.

J Carlson, "Neutrino-Nucleus Scattering," CINHP 2015, Kyoto, Japan, Sept 17 - Oct 28, 2015.

H. Hergert, "In-Medium SRG for Closed and Open-Shell Nuclei," YIPQS Long-Term Workshop on “Computational Advances in Nuclear and Hadron 11 Physics” (CANHP 2015), Yukawa Institute for Theoretical Physics, Kyoto, Japan, October 15, 2015.

T. Papenbrock, "From EFTs to Nuclei," Computational Advances in Nuclear and Hadron Physics, YITP Kyoto, Japan, Sep 21 - Oct 30, 2015.

G. Hagen, "Recent highlights from coupled-cluster computations of nuclei," YITP, Kyoto, Japan, Oct 12, 2015.

S. Koenig, "Effective theory of 3H and 3He," 7th Bethe Center Workshop on 'Challenges in Strong Interaction Physics', Sep 29-Oct 2, 2015.

J. P. Vary, "Basis Light Front Quantization - Recent Results and Future Prospects," Lightcone 2015, INFN National Laboratories, Frascati (Italy), September 21-25, 2015.

W. Nazarewicz, "Challenges in Low-Energy Nuclear Physics," 5th International Conference on Collective Motion in Nuclei under Extreme Conditions (COMEX5), Krakow, Poland, Sep. 12-19, 2015.

S. Koenig, "Effective theory of 3H and 3He," XXVII Midwest Theory Get-Together, Argonne National Lab, September 11-12, 2015.

K. Fossez, "Existence of rotational states in the continuum," NSCL/MSU, September 8, 2015.

D. Lonardoni, "From hypernuclei to neutron stars: looking for the pieces of the puzzle," HYP2015 - 12th International Conference on Hypernuclear and Strange Particle Physics, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan, September 8, 2015.

J. P. Vary, "Ab initio No-Core Shell Model – An Introduction," Skyrme2015 workshop, Institute of Modern Physics, Lanzhou, China, September 5-8, 2015.

D. Lonardoni, "The hyperon puzzle: hints from quantum Monte Carlo calculations," SNP School 2015 - International School for Strange Nuclear Physics, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan, September 4, 2015.

D. Lonardoni, "From hypernuclei to neutron stars: looking for the pieces of the puzzle," RIKEN, Wako, Japan, August 27, 2015.

J Carlson, "Quantum Monte Carlo Approaches to Nuclear Physics," International Conference on Recent Progress in Many-Body Theories, Niagara Falls, NY, Aug 17-21, 2015.

J. P. Vary, "Ab initio No Core Shell Model – highlights and plans," IMP – CUSTIPEN Workshop on Properties of exotic nuclei and asymmetric nuclear matter, Institute of Modern Physics, Institute of Modern Physics, Lanzhou, China, Aug 8-12, 2015.

H. Hergert, "Open-Shell Nuclei From First Principles," TU Darmstadt, Darmstadt, Germany, August 4, 2015.

J. P. Vary, "Recent results and future prospects for the ab initio No Core Shell Model," Workshop on Advances in the computations of nuclear structure and the nucleon-nucleon force, Peking University, Beijing, China, August 1-6, 2015.

G. Hagen, "Recent highlights from coupled-cluster calculations of nuclei," University of Bergen, Norway, Jul 29, 2015.

W. Nazarewicz, "Nuclear Structure Theory: today and tomorrow," Reflections on the Atomic Nucleus, Liverpool, UK, July 28-30, 2015.

M. Horoi, "Double-beta decay: to be or not to be," Department of Theoretical Physics of the Institute of Physics and Nuclear Engineering, Bucharest, Romania,, July 24, 2015.

J. P. Vary, "SciDAC/NUCLEI – Achievements and Plans," SciDAC-PI Annual Meeting, Bethesda, MD, July 22-24, 2015.

D. Lonardoni, "From Hypernuclei to Neutron Stars: The Role of Hypernuclear Interactions," Joint Hall A & C Summer Collaboration Meeting, JLab, Newport News, US-VA, July 17-18, 2015.

S. Koenig, "Coulomb effects in pionless effective field theory," Lattice Nuclei: Nuclear Physics and QCD – Bridging the Gap, ECT* Workshop, Trento, Italy, July 6-10, 2015.

N. Hinohara, "Neutron-proton pairing fluctuations and double-beta decay," 2nd International Workshop & 12th RIBF Discussion on Neutron-Proton Correlations, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, July 6-9, 2015.

J. Engel, "Open Problem: Beta Decay for the r Process," Center for Radioactive Ion Beam Studies for Stewardship Science Annual Retreat, Knoxville, TN, July 5, 2015.

D. Lonardoni, "Hyperons in neutron stars: a strange puzzle," The Neutron Star Radius, And All That Jazz, Montréal, Canada, June 30-July 2, 2015.

N. Hinohara, "Generator Coordinate Method with Proton-Neutron Pairing Amplitudes," The future of multireference Density Functional Theory, Warsaw, Poland, June 25-26, 2015.

N. Hinohara, "Generator coordinate method with proton-neutron pairing coordinates and evaluation of double-beta decay nuclear matrix elements," Portorož, Slovenia, Jun. 14-19, 2015.

W. Nazarewicz, "Information content of a nuclear observable and uncertainty quantification of nuclear models," Nuclear Structure and Dynamics III, Portoroz, Slovenia, June 14-19, 2015.

Jonathan Engel, "Double-Beta Decay in NUCLEI (Continued)," NUCLEI Collaboration Meeting, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, June 10-13, 2015.

H. Hergert, "In-Medium SRG: Recent Developments and A Look Ahead," NUCLEI Collaboration Meeting, NSCL/FRIB, Michigan State University, East Lansing, June 11, 2015.

S. Koenig, "Status of UV extrapolations in truncated oscillator bases," NUCLEI Collaboration Meeting, Michigan State University, MI, June 10-13, 2015.

D. Lonardoni, "Reviving the CVMC algorithm: new challenges in the medium-mass region," NUCLEI Collaboration Meeting, NSCL-MSU, East Lansing, US-MI, June 11, 2015.

N Schunck, "Microscopic Theory of Induced Fission," MSU/NSCL, NUCLEI Collaboration Meeting, June 11, 2015.

K. Fossez, "Recent progress in the Gamow Shell Model," NUCLEI, NSCL/MSU, June 10, 2015.

N. Hinohara, "QRPA sum rules within the finite-amplitude method," NUCLEI collaboration meeting, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, Jun. 10-13, 2015.

R. Navarro Perez, "The falsification of nuclear forces," 2015 NUCLEI Collaboration Meeting, June 10-13, 2015.

G. Papadimitriou, "Status of Complex Energy Formalisms for structure and reactions," MSU/NSCL, NUCLEI Collaboration Meeting, June 10-13, 2015.

J. P. Vary, "Restoring the Core in the No Core Shell Model," SciDAC-NUCLEI Annual Meeting, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, June 10-13, 2015.

J. Engel, "Reducing Uncertainty in the Matrix Elements Governing Neutrinoless Double Beta Decay," Neutrinos and Dark Matter in Nuclear Physics 2015, Jyvaskyla, Finland, June 1-5, 2015.

M. Horoi, "Nuclear matrix elements for double-beta decay: a shell model perspective," Neutrinos and Dark Matter in Nuclear Physics Symposium, Jyvaskyla, Finland, June 1-5, 2015.

R.J. Furnstahl, "Ab Initio Density Functionals," Gordon Research Conference on Nuclear Chemistry, June 2, 2015.

N Schunck, "Uncertainty Quantification in Nuclear Density Functional Theory," Nuclear Chemistry, Gordon Research Conference, Colby Sawyer College, NH, May 31 - June 5, 2015.

F. J. Fattoyev, "Connecting Neutron-Star Observations to the Nuclear Symmetry Energy," 'Gordon Research Conference, Nuclear Chemistry', New London, New Hampshire, USA, May 31-Jun 5, 2015.

N. Hinohara, "Isospin Invariant Density Functional Theory," Colby-Sawyer College, New London, NH, May 31-Jun. 5, 2015.

G. Hagen, "Coupled cluster computations of medium mass and neutron rich nuclei," Natal, Brazil, May 30, 2015.

P Maris, "Neutrons in a HO trap with chiral interactions," ICNT workshop Theory for open-shell nuclei near the limits of stability, MSU and FRIB/NCSL, East Lansing, MI, May 11-29, 2015.

G. Papadimitriou, "Complex energy extensions of current methods for the description of nuclear structure and reactions," Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, May 27.

J. Engel, "Improving the Accuracy of Double-Beta Decay Nuclear Matrix Elements," Twelfth Conference on the Intersections of Particle and Nuclear Physics, Vail, CO, May 19-24, 2015.

D. Lonardoni, "Strangeness in nuclei and neutron stars: a challenging puzzle," 21st International Conference on Few-Body Problems in Physics, Chicago US-IL, May 21, 2015.

J. P. Vary, "Recent advances and new perspectives for the no core shell model," International Collaborations in Nuclear Theory: Theory for open-shell nuclei near the limits of stability, Michigan State University, MI, May 20, 2015.

J Carlson, "The Nuclear Landscape and Big Questions," Conference on Intersections of Nuclear and Particle Physics, Vail, CO, May 19-24, 2015.

K. Fossez, "Recent progress in the Gamow Shell Model," ICNT, NSCL/MSU, May 19, 2015.

S. Koenig, "The proton–deuteron scattering length in pionless effective field theory," 21st International Conference on Few-Body Problems in Physics, Chicago, IL, May 18-22, 2015.

P Maris, "4He and 6Li with improved chiral interactions," 21st International Conference on Few-Body Problems in Physics, Chicago, IL, May 18-22, 2015.

R Navarro Perez, "The Falsification of Nuclear Forces," 21st International Conference on Few-Body Problems in Physics (FB21), May 18-22, 2015.

G. Papadimitriou, "Structure and Reactions of nuclei using complex energy formalisms," Michigan State University, May 18-22, 2015.

M. Horoi, "Nuclear structure for tests of fundamental symmetries," International Collaboration in Nuclear Theory workshop, NSCL/MSU, May 15 2015.

J Carlson, "Inclusive Neutrino-Nucleus Scattering," Workshop on the Final State Interactions in Neutrino Nucleus Scattering, Jefferson Lab, May 12-15, 2015.

H. Hergert, "In-Medium SRG Approaches for Open-Shell Nuclei," ICNT Program 'Theory for Open-Shell Nuclei Near the Limits of Stability', NSCL, Michigan State University, East Lansing, May 12, 2015.

R.J. Furnstahl, "A Recipe for EFT Uncertainty Quantification," GSI Seminar, May 4, 2015.

R.J. Furnstahl, "A Recipe for EFT Uncertainty Quantification," RU Bochum Nuclear Theory Seminar, April 30, 2015.

J. P. Vary, "Teaching supercomputers how to solve quantum problems," Physics Department, Grinnell College, Grinnell, Iowa, April 28, 2015.

R.J. Furnstahl, "The Era of Precision Nuclear Structure and Reactions," TU Darmstadt Colloquium, April 24, 2015.

W. Nazarewicz, "Nuclear Structure and Reactions," NSAC Long Range Plan Working Group Resolution Meeting, Kitty Hawk, NC, April 16-20, 2015.

R.J. Furnstahl, "The Era of Precision Nuclear Structure and Reactions," College of William and Mary Nuclear Seminar, April 9, 2015.

G. Hagen, "Coupled-cluster effective interactions for nuclei," CEA, Saclay, France, April 2, 2015.

H. Hergert, "Multi-Reference In-Medium SRG for Nuclei," ESNT Workshop 'Near-Degenerate Systems in Nuclear Structure and Quantum Chemistry from Ab Initio Methods', CEA Saclay, France, March 31, 2015.

W. Nazarewicz, "Superheavy Nuclei: Theoretical Challenges," International Symposium Super Heavy Nuclei 2015, TAMU, College Station, Texas, USA, March 31, 2015.

J Carlson, "Neutrino Scattering from Nuclei and Correlated Nucleons," Colloquium, Michigan State University, March 20, 2015.

P Maris, "Emergence of rotational bands in light nuclei from No-Core CI calculations," FUSTIPEN workshop New Directions for Nuclear Structure and Reaction Theories, GANIL, Caen, France, March 16-20, 2015.

G.P Papadimitriou, "Complex energy formalisms for the (few) and many-body problem," GANIL, Caen, France, March, 16-20, 2015.

S. Koenig, "Bound states in a box," GR-HK-T Dissertation Prize Symposium, DPG Spring Meeting, Berlin, Germany, March 16, 2015.

W. Nazarewicz, "Microscopic Description of Fission Process," 2015 Stewardship Science Academic Programs Symposium, Santa Fe, NM, March 12, 2015.

H. Hergert, "In-Medium SRG Perspectives for the Double Beta Decay Problem," NUCLEI Mini-Collaboration Meeting on Double Beta Decay, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, March 9, 2015.

N. Hinohara, "Role of fluctuations of collective coordinates in nuclear matrix elements," University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, Mar. 9-10, 2015.

D. Lonardoni, "Present and future of the CVMC algorithm: moving towards double-beta decay," Double-Beta-Decay Meeting, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, March 9-10, 2015.

J. P. Vary, "Prospects for ab initio no-core shell model calculations of double beta-decay," Workshop on Double Beta-Decay, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, March 9, 2015.

G. Hagen, "Coupled‐Cluster Calculations of Nuclear Structure and Reactions in Medium Mass Nuclei from Chiral Interactions," INT, Seattle, March 2, 2015.

G.P Papadimitriou, "Complex energy formalisms: Complex scaling with realistic interactions and The (No Core) Gamow Shell Model," Seattle, INT Workshop INT-15-58W, Reactions and Structure of Exotic Nuclei, March 2-13,2015.

GH Hagen, "Weak properties of nuclei from first principles," TRIUMF, Vancouver, February 27.

N Schunck, "Microscopic Theory of Nuclear Fission," VECC, Kolkata, India, February 22, 2015.

R.J. Furnstahl, "Revisiting Many-Body Power Counting in Nuclear Matter (and) A Recipe for EFT Uncertainty Quantification," TRIUMF workshop on Progress in Ab Initio Techniques in Nuclear Physics 2015, Vancouver, Canada, February 20, 2015.

S. Koenig, "UV extrapolations in finite oscillator bases," TRIUMF Nuclear Theory Workshop, Vancouver, BC, February 17-20, 2015.

H. Hergert, "In-Medium SRG: Recent Developments and A Look Ahead," TRIUMF Workshop on 'Progress in Ab Initio Techniques in Nuclear Physics', Vancouver, Canada, February 19, 2015.

R. B. Wiringa, "Nuclear Quantum Monte Carlo," Progress in Ab Initio Techniques in Nuclear Physics, TRIUMF, Vancouver, BC, Canada, Feb. 17-20, 2015.

G Fann, "Adaptive multiresolution 3D Hartree-Fock-Bogoliubov solver for nuclear structure," Tokyo, Japan, February 18-21, 2015.

S. Gandolfi, "Quantum Monte Carlo methods for nuclear systems," International Workshop on New Frontier of Numerical Methods for Many-Body Correlations, Methodologies and Algorithms for Fermion Many-Body Problems, The University of Tokyo, February 18-21, 2015.

D. Lonardoni, "Progresses in quantum Monte Carlo calculations for nuclear physics and astrophysics and future directions," NSCL-FRIB, East Lansing, US-MI, February 18, 2015.

N Schunck, "Quantifying Uncertainties in Nuclear Density Functional Theory," Frontiers in Gamma ray spectroscopy (FIG15), Kolkata, India, February 18-20, 2015.

J. P. Vary, "Ab Initio Nuclear Structure," International Workshop on New Frontier of Numerical Methods for Many-Body Correlations ― Methodologies and Algorithms for Fermion Many-Body Problems, Tokyo, Japan, February 18-21, 2015.

P Maris, "Emergence of rotational bands in light nuclei from No-Core CI calculations," Progress in Ab Initio Techniques in Nuclear Physics, TRIUMF, Vancouver, BC, Canada, Feb. 17-20, 2015.

S. Gandolfi, "The EOS of neutron matter, and the effect of $Lambda$ hyperons to neutron star structure," Nuclear Physics Seminar, University of Maryland, Feb 4, 2015.

R.J. Furnstahl, "Many-Body Power Counting and EFT Uncertainty Quantification," TRIUMF workshop on Progress in Ab Initio Techniques in Nuclear Physics, Vancouver, BC, Canada, February, 2015.

J. Engel, " Nuclear Structure for Fundamental Physics," Notre Dame University, South Bend, IN, January 28, 2015.

R.J. Furnstahl, "Accounting for systematic theory errors in nuclear calculations," NSCL Seminar, Michigan State University, January 28, 2015.

D. Lonardoni, "Progresses in quantum Monte Carlo calculations for nuclear physics and nuclear astrophysics," Los Alamos National Laboratory, US-NM, January 27, 2015.

D. Lonardoni, "Strangeness in nuclei and neutron stars: a challenging puzzle," University of Surrey, Guildford, Surrey, UK, January 22, 2015.

W. Nazarewicz, "Microscopic Description of the Fission Process," JINA, MSU, Jan. 26, 2015.

H. Hergert, "In-Medium SRG for Medium-Mass and Heavy Nuclei," 43rd International Workshop on Gross Properties of Nuclei and Nuclear Excitations: 'Nuclear Structure and Reactions: Weak, Strange and Exotic', Hirschegg, Austria, January 14, 2015.

D. Lonardoni, "Strangeness in nuclei and neutron stars: a challenging puzzle," Jefferson Lab, Newport News, US-VA, January 14, 2015.

A Lovato, "Quantum Monte Carlo calculations for neutrino-nucleus scattering," Università la Sapienza, Rome, Italy, January 12, 2015.

S. Gandolfi, "The EOS of neutron matter, and the effect of Lambda hyperons to neutron star structure," Nuclear Structure and Reactions: Weak, Strange and Exotic, International Workshop XLIII on Gross Properties of Nuclei and Nuclear Excitations, Hirschegg, January 11-17, 2015.

A Lovato, "Electroweak response functions: from Carbon-12 to Neutron Matter," Los Alamos National Laboratory, NM, March 11, 2014.

S. Gandolfi, "Status and future perspectives in calculating electroweak matrix elements with Quantum Monte Carlo," Double-Beta-Decay Meeting, University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill, March 9-10, 2015.

S. Gandolfi, "The EOS of neutron matter and clustering in low density nuclear matter," Neutron Skins of Nuclei: from laboratory to stars, Mainz Institute for Theoretical Physics., May 4-7, 2015.

S. Gandolfi, "Low density nuclear matter," 2015 NUCLEI Collaboration meeting, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI., June 10-13, 2015.

S. Gandolfi, "The Equation of State of Neutron Matter and Low-density Nuclear Matter," NUSYM15, 5th International Symposium on Nuclear Symmetry Energy, Auditorium Maximum, Krakow, Poland, June 29 - July 2, 2015.

S. Gandolfi, "The EOS of neutron matter, and the effect of Λ hyperons to neutron star structure," 12th International Conference on Hypernuclear and Strange Particle Physics (HYP2015), September 7-12, 2015.

S. Gandolfi, "Light nuclei and neutron matter with chiral EFT Hamiltonians," Computational Advances in Nuclear and Hadron Physics (CANHP 2015), Yukawa Institute for Theoretical Physics, Kyoto, Japan, September 21 - October 30, 201.

S. Gandolfi, "Neutrino-nucleus scattering in the quasi-elastic region," 2015 Fall Meeting of the APS Division of Nuclear Physics, Santa Fe, New Mexico, October 28-31, 2015.

M. Horoi, "Tests of fundamental symmetries in low-energy nuclear physics," general seminar of the Institute of Physics and Nuclear Engineering, Bucharest, Romania, July 23, 2015.

S. Koenig, "UV extrapolations in finite oscillator bases," Triangle Nuclear Theory Seminar, Duke University, Durham, NC, January 13, 2015.

A Lovato, "Progresses on Quantum Monte Carlo calculations for neutrino-nucleus scattering," INFN MB31 meeting, Rome, January 16, 2015.

## Talks in 2014

W. Nazarewicz, "Nuclear Structure Theory: today and tomorrow," ISOLDE Workshop and Users Meeting 2014, CERN, Geneva, Switzerland, December 15, 2014.

S. M. Wild, "Derivative-free optimization for parameter estimation in computational nuclear physics," CEA ESNT Workshop on 'New developments in nuclear energy-density-functional models', Saclay, France, November 24, 2014.

W. Nazarewicz, "Frontiers in Low-Energy Nuclear Physics – selected topics," Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, BC, Canada, Nov. 21, 2014.

W. Nazarewicz, "The limits of the nuclear landscape," University of British Colombia, Vancouver, BC, Canada, Nov. 20, 2014.

W. Nazarewicz, "Frontiers in Low-Energy Nuclear Physics – selected topics," University of Victoria, Victoria, BC, Canada, Nov. 19, 2014.

P Maris, "Emergence of rotational band structure in No-Core CI calculations of light nuclei," Ohio University, Athens, OH, Nov. 18, 2014.

W. Nazarewicz, "Information content of a nuclear observable and uncertainty quantification of nuclear models," TRIUMF, Vancouver, BC, Canada, Nov. 18, 2014.

H. Hergert, "Computational Aspect of Modern Nuclear Physics," Guest Lecture, Department of Computer Science & Engineering, Michigan State University, East Lansing, November 17, 2014.

Gaute Hagen, "Recent highlights from coupled-cluster computations of nucleonic matter," EMMI Rapid Reaction Task Force on nuclear matrix elements for neutrinoless double beta decay, Darmstadt, Germany, November 12.

Mihai Horoi, "Accurate shell-model nuclear matrix elements for neutrinoless double-beta decay," GSI Darmstadt, November 10-21, 2014.

J. Engel, "Schiff Moments and Nuclear Structure," Time Reversal Tests in Nuclear and Hadronic Processes, University of Massachusetts, November 6-8, 2014.

H Hergert, "Advancing the Boundaries of Ab Initio Nuclear Structure Theory," NSCL Theory Seminar, Michigan State University, East Lansing, November 4, 2014.

Gaute Hagen, "Recent highlights from coupled-cluster computations of nucleonic matter," UTK, Knoxville, TN, November 3.

S. M. Wild, "Optimization and Calibration of Computationally Expensive Physics Simulations," Michigan State University, Nuclear Theory Seminar, October 28, 2014.

W. Nazarewicz, "Theory Challenges," Workshop on Fundamental Symmetry Tests with Rare Isotopes, Amherst Center for Fundamental Interactions, Oct. 25, 2014.

Mihai Horoi, "Double-beta decay and BSM physics: shell model nuclear matrix elements for competing mechanisms," Joint ACFI-FRIB workshop on Fundamental Symmetry Tests with Rare Isotopes at U Mass Amherst, October 23-25, 2014.

J. Engel, "Schiff Moments," Fundamental Symmetry Tests with Rare Isotopes, Amherst Center for Fundamental Interactions, Amherst, MA, October 23-25, 2014.

R.J. Furnstahl, "The Era of Precision Nuclear Structure and Reactions," Indiana University Physics Colloquium, Bloomington, IN, October 15, 2014.

N. Schunck, "Quantifying Uncertainties in Nuclear Density Functional Theory," P(ND)2-2 - Second International Workshop on Perspectives on Nuclear Data for the Next Decade, Bruyères-le-Châtel, France, October 14-17, 2014.

C. J. Horowitz, "Large scale MD simulations of nuclear pasta," DNP Meeting, Hawaii, Oct. 9, 2014.

C. J. Horowitz, "Parity violation and nuclear structure," SFB1044 School: Low Energy Frontier of the Standard Model (Three lectures), Oct. 12-15, 2014.

N. Hinohara, "Finite amplitude method for discrete collective excited states and sum rules," Fourth Joint Meeting of the Nuclear Physics Divisions of the APS and JPS, Waikoloa, Hawaii, Oct. 7-11, 2014.

Gaute Hagen, "Coupled-cluster computations of unbound states in neutron rich calcium isotopes," 4th Joint Meeting of the APS Division of Nuclear Physics and the Physical Society of Japan, Hawaii, October 9.

Mihai Horoi, "Neutrino physics and double-beta decay: what can we learn and how," 4th Joint Meeting of the APS Division of Nuclear Physics and the Physical Society of Japan, Waikoloa, HI, October 7-11, 2014.

D. Lonardoni, "Strangeness in neutron star matter: a challenging puzzle," Fourth Joint Meeting of the Nuclear Physics Divisions of the APS and JPS, Waikoloa, Hawaii, October 8, 2014.

P Maris, "A=10 nuclei and 12C with SRG evolved chiral three-nucleon interactions," Fourth Joint Meeting of the Nuclear Physics Divisions of the APS and JPS, Waikoloa, Hawaii, Oct. 8, 2014.

J. Carlson, "Dense Nucleonic Matter and Neutron Stars," Neutron Star workshop at Fall DNP Meeting, Waikoloa, HI, Oct 7-11, 2014.

J. Engel, "Computing Nuclear Matrix Elements for Double-Beta Decay," Advances and Perspectives in Computational Nuclear Physics, Waikoloa, Hawaii, October 5-7, 2014.

S. Gandolfi, "Microscopic Calculations of Neutron Matter, Symmetry Energy and Neutron Stars," Fourth Joint Meeting of the Nuclear Physics Divisions of APS and JPS, Kona, October 7-11, 2014.

P Maris, "Emergence of rotational bands in light nuclei from ab initio nuclear structure calculations," APS-JPS workshop 'Advances and perspectives in computational nuclear physics', Waikoloa, Hawaii, Oct. 6, 2014.

N Schunck, "High Performance Computing in Nuclear Density Functional Theory," Advances and perspectives in computational nuclear physics, Hilton Waokoloa Village, Waikoloa, Hawaii, October 5-7, 2014.

S. Gandolfi, "Quantum Monte Carlo calculations of neutron and nuclear matter," Advances and perspectives in computational nuclear physics, Kona, October 5-7, 2014.

R. B. Wiringa, "The Structure of Light Nuclei," Nuclear Physics Symposium: Exploring the Heart of Matter, Renaissance Blackstone Hotel, Chicago, September 26-27, 2014.

J.P. Vary, "Ab initio nuclear structure theory: progress and prospects," Nuclei in the Laboratory and in the Cosmos, International School of Nuclear Physics, Erice-Sicily, Italy, Sept 16-24, 2014.

Mihai Horoi, "Neutrino physics and nuclear structure for double-beta decay," Computational Challenges in Nuclear and Many-Body Physics workshop, Stockholm, Sweden, September 15-20, 2014.

P Maris, "No-Core CI calculations of light nuclei: Emergence of rotational bands," Nordita program 'Computational Challenges in Nuclear and Many-Body Physics', Stockholm, Sweden, Sept. 17, 2014.

J. Carlson, "Low- and High-Energy Excitations of the Unitary Fermi Gas," Workshop on Computational Challenges in Nuclear and Many-Body Physics, Stockholm, Sweden, Sep 15 - Oct 10, 2014.

C. J. Horowitz, "Defects in Nuclear Pasta," Computational Challenges in Nuclear and Many-Body Physics, Nordita, Stockholm, Sep. 14, 2014.

D. Lonardoni, "Strangeness in nuclei and neutron stars: a challenging puzzle," ECT*, Trento, Italy, September 4, 2014.

S.K. Bogner, "Ab-initio calculations of medium mass nuclei with the in-medium similarity renormalization group," Ohio University, September 2, 2014.

J. Carlson, "Computational Nuclear Science," Smoky Mountains Computational Science and Engineering Conference, Gatlinburg, TN, Sep 2-4, 2014.

R.J. Furnstahl, "Effective Field Theory and Density Functionals," Zakopane Conference on Nuclear Physics 2014: Extremes of the Nuclear Landscape, August 31 - September 7, 2014.

S. Gandolfi, "Microscopic calculations of Nuclear and Neutron Matter, Symmetry Energy and Neutron Stars," Zakopane Conference on Nuclear Physics: Extremes of the Nuclear Landscape, Aug. 31 - Sept. 7, 2014.

GH Hagen, "First principles computations of nuclei," Low Energy Nuclear Physics Town Meeting, Mitchell Institute, Texas A&M University, August 22.

C. J. Horowitz, "Neutron Stars," Photonuclear Gordon Conference, Holderness, NH, Aug. 14, 2014.

S. König, "UV extrapolations in finite oscillator bases," Nuclear Theory Seminar, TU Darmstadt, Germany, August 14, 2014.

J.P. Vary, "Computational Quantum Hamiltonian Physics – Finite Nuclei With Strong Interactions," Plenary talk, Fourth Palestinian Conference on Modern Trends in Mathematics and Physics (PCMTMP- IV), Al-Quds University, August 11-13, 2014.

C. J. Horowitz, "Equation of state and neutrino interactions for nucleosynthesys," INT, Seattle, WA, July 31, 2014.

GH Hagen, "NUCLEI – Highlights from coupled-cluster computations of medium mass and neutron rich nuclei," SciDAC-3 PI meeting, Washington DC, July 30.

J. Carlson, "Dense Matter and Neutrinos," Neutrinos and Nuclear Astrophysics Summer School, UCSD, La Jolla CA, July 21 - Aug 1, 2014.

W. Nazarewicz, "Frontiers in Low Energy Nuclear Physics," EBSS2014: Exotic Beam Summer School, ORNL, July 28, 2014.

J. Engel, "Nuclear Structure and Double-Beta Decay," Nuclear Structure 2014, Vancouver, BC, Canada, July 21-25, 2014.

C. J. Horowitz, "The crust of merging neutron stars," INT, Seattle, WA, July 22, 2014.

Mihai Horoi, "Search for physics beyond Standard Model in double-beta decay," Carpathian Summer School of Physics Exotic Nuclei and Nuclear/Particle Astrophysics (V), Sinaia, Romania, July 11-26, 2014.

S. Koenig, "UV Extrapolations in Finite Oscillator Bases," Bound states and resonances in Effective Field Theories and Lattice QCD calculations, Benasque, Spain, July 20 - August 1, 2014.

S. Koenig, "Proton-deuteron scattering lengths in pionless effective field theory," Bound states and resonances in Effective Field Theories and Lattice QCD calculations, Benasque, Spain, July 20 - August 1, 2014.

C. J. Horowitz, "Calculation of neutron skins in heavy nuclei," PAVI14, Skaneateles, NY, July 14-18, 2014.

C. J. Horowitz, "PREX, CREX, and Paul-REX," Symposium in honor of Paul Souder, Skaneateles, NY, July 13, 2014.

P Maris, "No-Core CI calculations with chiral 2- and 3-body forces," Ruhr Universitaet Bochum, Germany, July 10, 2014.

J.P. Vary, "Ab Initio No Core Shell Model with Chiral Effective Field Theory Hamiltonians," University of Giessen, Germany, July 7, 2014.

S. Gandolfi, "Progresses in Quantum Monte Carlo calculations of nuclei and nuclear matter," Theory seminar, Universita' degli studi di Trento, Trento, Italy, July 3, 2014.

S. Gandolfi, "The EOS of neutron matter, symmetry energy, and the effect of $Lambda$ hyperons to neutron star structure," Binary Neutron Star Coalescence as a Fundamental Physics Laboratory, INT, University of Washington, Seattle., June 30 - August 1 2014.

J.P. Vary, "Basis Light-Front Quantization: Methods and Applications," Hadron Structure and QCD: from Low to High Energies (HSQCD 2014), St. Petersburg, Russia, June 30 - July 4, 2014.

J.P. Vary, "Ab Initio No Core Shell Model - Recent Results and Future Prospects," Nuclear Theory in the Supercomputing Era (NTSE-2014), Khabarovsk, Russia, June 24-28, 2014.

R. B. Wiringa, "Recent Applications of Nuclear Quantum Monte Carlo," Elba XIII Workshop on Electron-Nucleus Scattering, June 23-27, 2014.

J Carlson, "Low- and High-Energy Excitations in the Unitary Fermi Gas," Marciana Marina, Elba, Italy, June 23-27, 2014.

S. Gandolfi, "Progresses in Quantum Monte Carlo calculations of nuclei and nuclear matter," Elba XIII Workshop - Electron-Nucleus Scattering XIII, Marciana Marina, Isola d'Elba, June 23-27, 2014.

A Lovato, "Neutral current response functions from 12C to neutron matter," Marciana Marina, Isola d’Elba, Italy, June 23-27, 2014.

S. C. Pieper, "GFMC Calculations of Carbon," Elba XIII Workshop on Electron-Nucleus Scattering, Elba, Italy, June 23-27, 2014.

D. Lonardoni, "The hyperon puzzle: new hints from QMC calculations," NUCLEI Collaboration Meeting, Sante Fe, US-NM, June 15-19, 2014.

J. Engel, "Double-Beta Decay in NUCLEI," NUCLEI Collaboration Meeting, Santa Fe, NM, June 16-19, 2014.

N. Hinohara, "QRPA calculations using the complex-energy finite amplitude method," NUCLEI Collaboration Meeting, Santa Fe, NM, June 15-19, 2014.

S. M. Wild, "Numerical optimization for nuclear physics DFT calibrations," Santa Fe, NM, June 18, 2014.

S. Gandolfi, "Nuclei and nuclear matter with AFDMC," Santa Fe, NM, June 16-19, 2014.

H. Hergert, "Towards Heavy Isotopic Chains with the In-Medium SRG," NUCLEI Collaboration Meeting, Santa Fe, June 15-19, 2014.

P Maris, "Recent Results with Chiral NN + 3N Interactions," NUCLEI Collaboration meeting, Santa Fe, NM, June 16, 2014.

S. C. Pieper, "Calculations with correlated GFMC propagations," NUCLEI Annual Collaboration Meeting, Santa Fe, New Mexico, June 16-19, 2014.

J.P. Vary, "Plans for Improved Chiral Hamiltonians," NUCLEI Annual Collaboration Meeting, Santa Fe, NM, June 16-19, 2014.

R. B. Wiringa, " Recent Results on Isospin Mixing in 8Be and Momentum Distributions for A≤12," NUCLEI Annual Collaboration Meeting, Santa Fe, New Mexico, June 16-19, 2014.

Gaute Hagen, "Highlights of coupled-cluster computations of medium mass and neutron rich nuclei," Chalmers, Gothenburg, Sweden, June 12.

N. Hinohara, "Finite-amplitude method for low-lying collective modes and QRPA sum rules," ICNT workshop 'Physics of exotic nuclei: Theoretical advances and challenge', RIKEN, Wako, Japan, June 9-13, 2014.

W. Nazarewicz, "Nuclear Structure (4 lectures)," National Nuclear Physics Summer School 2014, College of William & Mary, Williamsburg , VA, June 12-13, 2014.

J. E. Lynn, "Nuclear Green's function Monte Carlo with chiral forces," RIKEN, ICNT workshop 'Physics of exotic nuclei: Theoretical advances and challenges', June 10, 2014.

S. Gandolfi, "Quantum Monte Carlo calculations of nuclei and nuclear matter," ICNT workshop, June 9-13, 2014.

P Maris, "No-Core CI calculations of p-shell nuclei with 2- and 3-body forces," ICNT workshop 'Physics of exotic nuclei: Theoretical advances and challenges', RIKEN, Wako, Japan, June 9, 2014.

Jonathan Engel, "Nuclear Matrix Elements for Double-Beta Deay," Neutrino 2014: XXVI International Conference on Neutrino Physics and Astrophysics, Boston, MA, June 2-7, 2014.

Mihai Horoi, "Nuclear Structure, Double-Beta Decay, and Physics Beyond the Standard Model," XXVI International Conference on Neutrino Physics and Astrophysics, Boston, USA, June 2 – 7, 2014.

W. Nazarewicz, "Nuclear Open Quantum Systems and High Performance Computing," ARIS 2014, Tokyo, Japan, June 2-6, 2014.

J.P. Vary, "No Core Shell Model with Chiral Effective Field Theory Hamiltonians," RISP, Daejeon, Korea, June 3, 2014.

R.J. Furnstahl, "Applications of Renormalization Group Methods in Nuclear Physics (6 lectures)," HUGS 2014 Summer School, Jefferson Lab, Newport News, VA, June 2-4, 2014.

N. Hinohara, "Effect of Fluctuations of Quadrupole Deformation and Neutron-Proton Correlations on Double-Beta Decay Nuclear Matrix Element," 2nd Conference on Advances in Radioactive Isotope Science (ARIS2014), University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan, June 1-6, 2014.

R. B. Wiringa, "Ab initio nuclear structure and JLab experiments -- what we can do for each other," JLab User Group 2014 Workshop and Annual Meeting, June 2-4, 2014.

D. Lonardoni, "Monte Carlo calculations for hypernuclei and hypermatter: the importance of three-body forces," Hypernuclear Workshop, JLab, Newport News, US-VA, May 27-29, 2014.

J.P. Vary, "Computational Light-Front Hamiltonian Field Theory: Progress and Prospects," LC2014 workshop: Theory and Experiment for Hadrons on the Light Front, Raleigh, NC, May 26-30, 2014.

A Lovato, "Quantum Monte Carlo calculations of the 12C electroweak response functions," 9th International Workshop on Neutrino-Nucleus Interactions in the Few-GeV Region: NuInt14. Surrey, UK, May 19-24, 2014.

H. M. Aktulga, "Optimizing Sparse Matrix-Multiple Vector Multiplication for Nuclear Configuration Interaction Calculations," Pheonix, AZ, 05-19, 2014.

C. J. Horowitz, "Laboratory and astronomical observations of dense matter," Joint workshop on RAON physics, Daejeon, Korea, May 16, 2014.

G Fann, "Recent developments in madness-hfb for nuclear dft," Santa Fe, NM, June 15-19, 2014.

D. Lonardoni, "The hyperon puzzle: new hints from Quantum Monte Carlo calculations," INFN seminar, University of Trento, Italy, May 15, 2014.

C. J. Horowitz, "Simulating the supernova neutrinosphere with heavy ion collisions," Heavy Ion meeting on dense matter, the symmetry energy, and neutron stars, Daejeon, Korea, May 14, 2014.

T. Morris, "Towards nuclear matter; Novel application of the in-medium similarity renormalization group to the electron gas," Fourth Conference on Nuclei and Mesoscopic Physics, East Lansing, MI, May 9, 2014.

D. Lonardoni, "Strangeness in nuclei and matter: the importance of three-body forces," Three-Body Forces: from Matter to Nuclei, ECT*, Trento, Italy, May 5-9, 2014.

J Carlson, "Three Nucleon Interactions in Light Nuclei and Neutron Matter," Workshop on Three-Nucleon Interactions, ECT*, Trento, Italy, May 5-9, 2014.

R.J. Furnstahl, "The Era of Precision Nuclear Structure and Reactions," ECT* Workshop on 'Three-Body Forces: from Matter to Nuclei', Trento, Italy, May 5-9, 2014.

N. Hinohara, "Complex-energy finite-amplitude method for the QRPA," FIDIPRO Miniworkshop on 'Quasiparticle Random Phase Approximation', University of Jyväskylä, Jyväskylä, Finland, May 6-7, 2014.

J. E. Lynn, "Nuclear Green's function Monte Carlo with chiral forces," ECT*, Three-Body Forces: from Matter to Nuclei, May 6, 2014.

S. Gandolfi, "Progresses in Microscopic Calculations of Nuclear and Neutron Matter," Three-Body Forces: from Matter to Nuclei, ECT*,Treno, May 5-9, 2014.

H. Hergert, "News from the In-Medium Similarity Renormalization Group," , May 5-9, 2014.

G. Papadimitriou, "Recent Progress in Complex Energy Calculations for Exotic Nuclei," Workshop on Three-Body Forces: From Matter to Nuclei, ECT*, Trento, Italy, May 5-9, 2014.

T Papenbrock, "Three‐body forces in matter and nuclei," Three-Body Forces: from Matter to Nuclei, ECT*, Trento, Italy, May 5-9, 2014.

J.P. Vary, "No Core Shell Model with Three-Body Forces," Workshop on Three-Body Forces: From Matter to Nuclei, ECT*, Trento, Italy, May 5-9, 2014.

N. Schunck, "Error Analysis in the Nuclear Density Functional Theory Approach to Fission," International Workshop on Nuclear Data Covariances, April 28 - May 1, 2014.

J.P. Vary, "Ab initio theory of collective motion in light nuclei," Nuclear symmetries and stewardship science: the research of Jolie Cizewski, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA, May 1-2, 2014.

J.P. Vary, "Microscopic Nuclear Structure Theory Case Study," Workshop on Nuclear Physics Requirements for NERSC, Bethesda, MD, April 29-30, 2014.

W. Nazarewicz, "Atomic Nuclei: Many-Body Open Quantum Systems," TUD, Darmstadt, Germany, April 23, 2014.

W. Nazarewicz, "Computational nuclear structure in the eve of exascale," GSI, Darmstadt, Germany, April 22, 2014.

W. Nazarewicz, "Computational Nuclear Structure in the Eve of Exascale," University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, April 9, 2014.

J.D. McDonnell, "Confidence at the Edge of Nuclear Stability: Uncertainty Quantification for Nuclear Density Functional Theory," Michigan State University, April 8, 2014.

H. Hergert, "Pushing the Boundaries of Ab Initio Nuclear Structure," ESNT Program on 'Radioactive Ion Beam Experiments and Three-Nucleon Forces' & SphN Seminar, CEA Saclay, France, April 7, 2014.

T. Papenbrock, "Toward model-independent nuclear structure calculations," University of Kentucky, Lexington, April 3, 2014.

S. Koenig, "Proton–deuteron scattering lengths in pionless effective field theory," INT program on Universality in Few-Body Systems, April, 2014.

J.P. Vary, "Review of calculated natural and unnatural parity states in light nuclei with no-core approaches," Nuclear Theory Weekend Workshop, Lousiana State University, Batan Rouge, LA, March 28-30, 2014.

J.P. Vary, "Future Prospects for Microscopic Nuclear Theory," Nuclear Theory Weekend Workshop, Lousiana State University, Batan Rouge, LA, March 28-30, 2014.

J. E. Lynn, "Quantum Monte Carlo calculations for light nuclei using chiral forces," INT program on Universality in few-body systems: Theoretical challenges and new directions, March 27, 2014.

D. Lonardoni, "The hyperon puzzle: new hints from Quantum Monte Carlo calculations," Los Alamos National Laboratory, US-NM, March 18, 2014.

J. Engel, "Coupled-Cluster Effective Interaction for the p and sd Shells," FUSTIPEN Topcial Meeting: Understanding Nuclear Structure and Reactions Microscopically, Including the Continuum, GANIL, Caen, France, March 17-21, 2014.

G. Papadimitriou, "Many-body methods for the description of bound weakly bound and unbound nuclear states," GUNIL Workshop on Understanding nuclear structure and reactions microscopically, including the continuum, March 17-21, 2014.

R. B. Wiringa, "Recent Applications of Nuclear Quantum Monte Carlo," Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, IL, March 17, 2014.

C. J. Horowitz, "Laboratory and astronomical observations of dense matter," Ohio University, March 14, 2014.

J. Engel, "Double-Beta Decay, CP Violation, and Nuclear Structure," APC -- AstroParticule et Cosmologie, University of Paris 7, Mar 12, 2014.

J. Engel, "Double-Beta Decay and Nuclear Structure," Institut de Physique Nucléaire d'Orsay, March 10, 2014.

J. Engel, "Double-Beta Decay and Nuclear Structure," GANIL Nuclear Physics Seminar, Caen, France, March 7, 2014.

G. H. Hagen, "Advances in coupled-cluster computations of medium mass and neutron rich nuclei," Colloquium at TRIUMF, Vancouver, March 5, 2014.

S. Gandolfi, "Microscopic Calculations of Homogeneous and Inhomogeneous Neutron Matter," RIKEN Nishina Center for Accelerator Based Science, Feb. 27, 2014.

S. Gandolfi, "Quantum Monte Carlo study of strongly interacting Fermi gases," University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan, February 27, 2014.

W. Nazarewicz, "The Limits of the nuclear landscape," Laboratory of Nuclear Science, MIT, Cambridge, February 24, 2014.

G. R. Jansen, "Effective interactions from coupled-cluster theory," TRIUMF, Vancouver, BC, Canada, February 18-21, 2014.

T. Papenbrock, "Extrapolations in finite model spaces and EFT for deformed nuclei," TRIUMF, Vancouver, BC, February 21, 2014.

H. M. Aktulga, " Performance Optimization of Block Eigensolvers for Nuclear Structure Computations," Portland, OR, Feb 19, 2014.

S.K. Bogner, "Recent Developments in the IM-SRG," Vancouver, Canada, February 19, 2014.

G. H. Hagen, "Advances in computation of nucleonic matter and nuclei from coupled-cluster theory," Nuclear Structure and Reaction: Experimental and Ab Initio Theoretical Perspectives, TRIUMF, Vancouver, Feb. 19, 2014.

W. Nazarewicz, "Microscopic Description of Fission Process," 2014 Stewardship Science Academic Programs (SSAP) Annual Review Symposium, Bethesda, MD, February 19, 2014.

J.P. Vary, "Ab initio nuclear structure theory: recent results in light nuclei with ab initio no core methods," Third International School for Strangeness Nuclear Physics, J-PARC, Tokai, Japan, Feb. 15, 2014.

J.P. Vary, "Ab initio nuclear structure theory: IR/UV regulators and renormalization methods," Third International School for Strangeness Nuclear Physics, J-PARC, Tokai, Japan, Feb. 14, 2014.

J.P. Vary, "Ab initio nuclear structure theory: Realistic NN & NNN interactions and their range of validity," Third International School for Strangeness Nuclear Physics, J-PARC, Tokai, Japan, Feb 13, 2014.

G. Papadimitriou, "Many-Body Methods for the Description of Bound, Weakly-Bound and Unbound Nuclear States," National Superconducting Cyclotron Laboratory, Michigan State University, Feb 11, 2014.

G. Fann, "Multiresolution DFT and O(N) Methods," SIAM Conference on Parallel Processing for Scientific Computing 2014, Feb 19, 2014.

R.J. Furnstahl, "The fate of UV physics with renormalization group evolution," TRIUMF workshop on Nuclear Structure & Reactions: Experimental and Ab Initio Theoretical Perspectives, Vancouver, BC, Canada, February, 2014.

H. Hergert, "Medium-Mass Nuclei from the In-Medium Similarity Renormalization Group," Workshop on Nuclear Structure & Reactions: Experimental and Ab Initio Theoretical Perspectives, TRIUMF, Vancouver, Canada, February, 2014.

J. Engel, "T Violation, EDMs, and Nuclear Structure," Technishe Universitat, Darmstadt, Germany, January 23, 2014.

R.J. Furnstahl, "Atomic Nuclei at Low Resolution," Notre Dame University Physics Colloquium, South Bend, IN, January 22, 2014.

H. Hergert, "In-Medium Similarity Renormalization Group for Nuclei: Recent Highlights and New Developments," NSCL Theory Seminar, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, January 21, 2014.

A Lovato, "Charge Form Factor and Sum Rules of Electromagnetic and Neutral–Current Response Functions in Carbon-12," Technische Universitat Darmstadt, Darmstadt, Germany, January 10, 2014.

N. Hinohara, "Microscopic Description of Large-Amplitude Collective Dynamics in Nuclei," National Superconducting Cyclotron Laboratory, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, Jan. 7, 2014.

## Talks in 2013

J.P. Vary, "Ab initio no core shell model and its applications," Institute for Theoretical Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China, Dec 19, 2013.

W Nazarewicz, "The limits of nuclear mass and charge: superheavy nuclei," ITP/CAS Beijing, China, Dec. 18, 2013.

C Horowitz, "Parity violation on heavy nuclei: neutron densities, radiative corrections, and astrophysics," Hall A Collaboration Meeting, Jefferson Laboratory, Dec 16-17, 2013.

C Horowitz, "Radiative corrections and Qweak H and Al measurements," γZ box(ing): Radiative corrections to parity-violating electron scattering, Jefferson Laboratory, Dec 16-17, 2013.

A Lovato, "Quantum Monte Carlo results fort the Charge Form Factor and the Sum Rules of Electromagnetic and Neutral–Current Response Functions in Carbon-12," INT, Seattle, WA, December 16, 2013.

W Nazarewicz, "Atomic Nuclei: Many-Body Open Quantum Systems," 2nd CUSTIPEN Workshop on Advances in the Computational Many-Body Problems, Beijing, China, Dec. 15-17, 2013.

J Carlson, "Quantum Monte Carlo Approaches to Nuclear Structure and Dynamics," CUSTIPEN Workshop on Advances in the Computational Many-Body Problems, Beijing, China,, Dec 15-17,2013.

Y. Shi, "Self-consistent tilted-axis-cranking mean-field calculations in Er-158 nucleus and related Kerman-Onishi conditions," 2nd CUSTIPEN Workshop on Advances in the Computational Nuclear Many-Body Problem, Beijing, China., Dec. 15-17, 2013.

J.P. Vary, "Ab initio no core shell model: progress and prospects," CUSTIPEN Workshop on Advances in the Computational Many-Body Problems, Beijing, China, Dec 15 – 17, 2013.

J.P. Vary, "Ab initio no core shell model: bridge to QCD and its applications," Peking University, December 12, 2013.

N. Hinohara, "Beyond mean field description of ground and excited states of nuclei: double-beta decay nuclear matrix element and collective excitation," JUSTIPEN-JUSEIPEN Workshop, RIKEN, Wako, Japan, Dec. 9-12, 2013.

T. Papenbrock, "Computations of nucleonic matter and nuclei," JUSTIPEN-JUSEIPEN meeting at RIKEN, Wakoshi, Japan, December 10, 2013.

W Nazarewicz, "Information content of a nuclear observable," JUSTIPEN-JUSEIPEN Workshop, RIKEN, Wako-shi, Japan, Dec. 9, 2013.

C. J. Horowitz, "Neutron rich matter for relativistic astrophysics," Plenary talk at 50 years of Relativistic Astrophysics, Dallas, Texas, Dec. 8-13, 2013.

J Carlson, "Inclusive Electron- and Neutrino-Nucleus Scattering: Correlations and Currents," Institute for Nuclear Theory Neutrino-Nucleus Interaction Workshop, Dec. 5, 2013.

GH Hagen, "Advances in coupled-cluster theory to study nuclear reactions," JUSTIPEN-JUSEIPEN Workshop RIKEN, Dec. 4, 2013.

A Lovato, "Grenn's Function Monte Carlo calculations of the Sum Rules of Electromagnetic and Neutral–Current Carbon-12 response functions," Vancouver, BC, Canada, November 25, 2013.

W Nazarewicz, "The limits of the nuclear landscape: the science of FRIB," University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, Nov 25, 2013.

A Lovato, "Charge Form Factor and Sum Rules of Electromagnetic and Neutral–Current Response Functions in Carbon-12," Thomas Jefferson National Laboratory, Newport News, VA, November 4, 2013.

C Horowitz, "Neutron rich matter," YIPQS Long Term Workshop: Supernovae and Gamma Ray Bursts, Yukawa Institute, Kyoto, Japan, Oct 28, 2013.

T. Morris, "In-medium similarity renormalization group studies of nuclear matter," Division of Nuclear Physics Fall Meeting, Newport News, VA, October 26, 2013.

R. B. Wiringa, "Momentum Distributions for the Masses," Annual Fall Meeting of the Division of Nuclear Physics, Newport News, VA, October 26, 2013.

N. Hinohara, "Calculation of nuclear matrix element of double-beta decay including the effects of quadrupole and isoscalar pairing fluctuations," 2013 Fall Meeting of the APS Division of Nuclear Physics, Newport News, VA, Oct. 23-26, 2013.

Mihai Horoi, "Double beta decay shell model nuclear matrix elements for $^{48}$Ca including sd-shell orbitals," DNP annual fall meeting, Newport News, VA, October 24-26, 2013, October 24-26, 2013.

J Carlson, "Nuclear Structure and Response," pre-DNP workshop on Correlations in Nuclei, Newport News, VA, Oct. 23, 2013.

R. B. Wiringa, "Nuclear Quantum Monte Carlo," Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA, October 22, 2013.

P Maris, "Large-scale No-Core Configuration Interaction calculations of p-shell nuclei," RISP, Daejeon, South Korea, Oct. 17, 2013.

T. Papenbrock, "Chiral interactions in nucleonic matter and nuclei," Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel, October 10, 2013.

J. McDonnell, "A Microscopic Theory for Nuclear Fission: Excitation Energy Dependence and Uncertainty Quantification," INT Program INT-13-3,, September 23 - November 15, 20.

J.P. Vary, "Ab initio theory of nuclear shell and collective motion in light nuclei and neutron drops," National Superconducting Cyclotron Laboratory, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, October 9, 2013.

GH Hagen, "Application of the Coupled Cluster Method to Study Nuclear Reactions," Inelastic Reactions in Light Nuclei, The Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel, Oct. 8, 2013.

J. Engel, "Double-Beta Decay and Nuclear Structure," Joint HEP-NSCL Seminar, Michigan State University, October 1, 2013.

N Schunck, " Microscopic Description of Induced Nuclear Fission: Static Aspects," Institute of Nuclear Theory, Seattle, September 25, 2013.

C Horowitz, "Equation of State and neutrino interactions in supernovae," Conference on Microphysics in Computational Relativistic Astrophysics (MICRA2013), Trento, Italy, Sep 23, 2013.

W Nazarewicz, "The limits of the nuclear landscape: the science of FRIB," Michigan State University, September 19, 2013.

S. M. Wild, "Recent Advances in Optimization Methods for Calibration of Energy Density Functionals," Varna, Bulgaria, September 16-21, 2013.

G Fann, "Adaptive Pseudo-Spectral Method for DFT Cold-Fermions," American Chemical Society Meeting, Sept. 8-10, 2013.

S. Gandolfi, "Quantum Monte Carlo study of strongly interacting Fermi gases," XVII International Conference on Recent Progress in Many-Body Theories, Rostock, September 8-13, 2013.

GH Hagen, "Advances in coupled cluster computations of medium-mass and neutron-rich nuclei," XXXIII Mazurian Lakes Conference on Physics Frontiers in Nuclear Physics, Piaski, Poland, Sept. 4, 2013.

W Nazarewicz, "Frontiers in Low-Energy Nuclear Physics - selected topics," XXXIII Mazurian Lakes Conference on Physics, Piaski, Poland, Sep. 1-7,2013.

P Maris, "Ab initio calculations of Gamow-Teller transitions in p-shell nuclei," INT Seattle, Nuclei and Fundamental Symmetries: Theory Needs of Next-Decade Experiments, Aug 5 - 30, 2013.

J Engel, "Double-Beta Decay from Several Perspectives," Institute for Nuclear Theory, University of Washington, August 5-20, 2013.

W Nazarewicz, "Introductory Remarks," Workshop on Information and Statistics in Nuclear Experiment and Theory, University of Glasgow, Aug. 19-20, 2013.

J Carlson, "Electroweak Processes in Light Nuclei with QMC," Institute for Nuclear Theory Program on Fundamental Symmetries, Aug 7, 2013.

J Carlson, "The Inhomogeneous Unitary Fermi Gas," Institute for Nuclear Theory Program on Quantum Monte Carlo Methods, June 24 - Aug 2, 2013.

J.P. Vary, "Ab initio nuclear structure theory: recent results in light nuclei with ab initio no core methods," National Nuclear Physics Summer School, Stony Brook University, New York, July 26, 2013.

J.P. Vary, "Ab initio nuclear structure theory: IR/UV regulators and renormalization methods," National Nuclear Physics Summer School, Stony Brook University, New York, July 25, 2013.

J.P. Vary, "Ab initio nuclear structure theory: Realistic NN & NNN interactions and their range of validity," National Nuclear Physics Summer School, Stony Brook University, New York, July 24, 2013.

R. B. Wiringa, "Nuclear Quantum Monte Carlo," Institute for Nucelar Theory, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, July 23 2013.

S. Gandolfi, "Microscopic calculations of neutron matter," 3rd International Symposium on Nuclear Symmetry Energy (NuSYM13), NSCL/FRIB, East Lansing, Michigan, July 22 - 26, 2013.

Joseph Carlson, "Inclusive Neutrino-Nucleus Scattering: Correlations and Currents," CETUP workshop, Deadwood, SD, July 15-26, 2013.

J.P. Vary, "Light-Front Hamiltonian approach to quantum field theory," Nuclear Theory Seminar, Technische Universitaet Darmstadt, Germany, July 18, 2013.

J.P. Vary, "Evolving perspectives on the origins of nuclear structure," Workshop on Nuclear Dynamics with Effective Field Theories, Bochum, Germany, July 1-3, 2013.

J. Engel, "Double-Beta Decay in NUCLEI," NUCLEI Collaboration Meeting, Bloomington, IN, June 24-27, 2013.

N. Hinohara, "Collective modes in DFT," 2013 NUCLEI Collaboration Meeting, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, June 24-28, 2013.

J.D. McDonnell, "A Microscopic Theory for Nuclear Fission: Towards Next-Generation Density Functional Theory and Uncertainty Quantification," NUCLEI annual meeting, Bloomington IN, June 24-27, 2013.

N Schunck, "Density Functional Theory and Applications," NUCLEI annual meeting, Bloomington IN, June 24-27, 2013.

S. M. Wild, "Optimization, POUNDERS, NUCLEI," NUCLEI annual meeting, Bloomington IN, June 24-27, 2013.

G R Jansen, "Recent advances using coupled-cluster theory under NUCLEI," NUCLEI meeting, Bloomington, IN, June 24-28, 2013.

J Carlson, "Nuclei 2013 Intro," NUCLEI annual meeting, Bloomington, Indiana, June 24-27, 2013.

G Fann, "Madness developments," NUCLEI Annual Meeting, June 24-27, 2013.

S. Gandolfi, "Neutron matter and neutron drops," 2013 NUCLEI Collaboration Meeting, Indiana University (Bloomington, IN), June 24-27, 2013.

P Maris, "No-Core CI calculations of p-shell nuclei," NUCLEI annual meeting, Bloomington IN, June 24-27, 2013.

W. Nazarewicz, "Nuclear Theory and Stability: The Role of Livermorium and Flerovium," LLNL Colloquium,Livermorium, Flerovium and the Periodic Table, June 24, 2013.

Steven C. Pieper, "GFMC Calculations of Carbon," NUCLEI annual meeting, Bloomington IN,, June 24-27, 2013.

R. B. Wiringa, "QMC moments, transitions, and momenta," Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, June 24-27, 2013.

W Nazarewicz, "The limits of the nuclear landscape," Nordic Physics Days, Lund, Sweden, June 12-14, 2013.

GH Hagen, "Nuclear structure and reactions from coupled-cluster theory," ECT, Trento, Italy, June 13, 2013.

G R Jansen, "Nuclear forces and exotic nuclei," GRC on Nuclear Chemistry, New London, NH, June 9-14, 2013.

Mihai Horoi, "Shell Model Nuclear Matrix Elements for Competing Mechanisms Contributing to Double Beta Decay," MEDEX13, Prague, Czech Republic, June 11-14, 2013.

J Engel, "Nuclear Matrix Elements from Two-and-a-Half Perspectives," Prauge, Medex 13: Matrix Elements for the Double-beta-decay EXperiments, June 11-14, 2013.

P Maris, "Ab initio calculations of p-shell nuclei," ‘From Few-Nucleon Forces to Many-Nucleon Structure’ Workshop, ECT*, Trento, Italy, June 10-14, 2013.

J.P. Vary, "Perspectives on the origins of nuclear structure," ECT* Colloquium at the ‘From Few-Nucleon Forces to Many-Nucleon Structure’ Workshop, ECT*, Trento, Italy, June 10-14, 2013.

J Carlson, "Inclusive Neutrino-Nucleus Scattering: Correlations and Currents," Workshop on Neutrino-Nucleus Generators, Pittsburgh, PA, June 9-11, 2013.

C Horowitz, "Supernovae and the formation of nuclear pasta in low-density matter," Nuclear Chemistry Gordon Conference, Colby Sawyer College, New Hampshire, June 9, 2013.

Mihai Horoi, "Novel Approaches to Calculate Nuclear Matrix Elements for Double Beta Decays," INPC2013, Florence, Italy, June 2-7, 2013.

GH Hagen, "Advances in coupled-cluster computations of medium mass and neutron rich nuclei," INPC, Florence, Italy, June 3, 2013.

S. Gandolfi, "Quantum Monte Carlo methods in nuclear physics: from Nuclei to Neutron Stars," International Nuclear Physics Conference (INPC 2013), June 2-7, 2013.

W Nazarewicz, "Low Energy Nuclear Structure and Nuclear Astrophysics," IUPAP WG.9 Nuclear Science Symposium at Laboratori Nazionali di Frascati INFN, May 31, 2013.

J.P. Vary, "Closing Remarks," LC2013 Satellite workshop on the Bethe-Salpeter equation and relations between Euclidian and Minkowsky-based approaches to bound and confined systems, May 24-25, 2013.

J Engel, "Double Beta Decay Matrix Elements from Two Perspectives," Columbia, SC, Carolina International Symposium on Neutrino Physics 2013, May 20-22, 2013.

J.P. Vary, "Progress in Applications of Basis Light-Front Quantization to QED and QCD," LC2013 Venturing off the lightcone – local vs. global features, May 20-24, 2013.

S. Gandolfi, "Microscopic Calculations of Neutron Matter," Nuclear Physics in Astrophysics (NPA-VI), Lisbon, May 19-24, 2013.

R.J. Furnstahl, "High-resolution Probes of Low-resolution Nuclei," International Conference on Nuclear Theory in the Supercomputing Era - 2013, Ames, IA, May 13-17, 2013.

C Horowitz, "Multimessenger observations of neutron rich matter," 5th National Conference on Intermediate and High Energy Nuclear Physics, Lanzhou University, China, May 16, 2013.

T. Papenbrock, "Corrections to nuclear energies and radii in finite oscillator spaces," International Conference on Nuclear Theory in the Supercomputing Era (NTSE-2013), Ames, IA, May 13-17, 2013.

C Yang, "Computational Techniques for Accelerating Nuclear Configuration Interaction Calculations in MFDn," Ames, IA, May 13-17, 2013.

J.P. Vary, "Computational Nuclear Physics: Key To Discovery Opportunities," International Conference on Nuclear Theory in the Supercomputing Era (NTSE-2013), May 13-17, 2013.

W. Nazarewicz, "Theory of nuclear ground state properties," X International Workshop on, May 13-16, 2013.

J Carlson, "Inhomogeneous Cold Atoms and Neutron Matter," International Conference on Nuclear Physics In the Supercomputing Era, Ames, Iowa, May 13-17, 2013.

G Fann, "Adaptive pseudo-spectral methods for solving HFB equations," Ames, IA, May 13, 2013.

GH Hagen, "Ab initio Nuclear Structure – From Light to Medium Weight Nuclei," Ames, Iowa, May 13, 2013.

P Maris, "Ab initio calculations of p-shell nuclei with JISP16," International Conference on Nuclear Theory in the Supercomputing Era (NTSE-2013), Ames, IA, May 13-17, 2013.

Steven C. Pieper, "GFMC Calculations of Carbon," International Conference on Nuclear Theory in the Supercomputing Era, Ames, Iowa, May 13-17, 2013.

M Sosonkina, "Accelerating ab initio nuclear physics calculations with GPUs and optimization techniques," International Conference on Nuclear Theory in the Supercomputing Era (NTSE-2013), May 13-17, 2013.

R. B. Wiringa, "Quantum Monte Carlo Calculations of Transitions and Reactions," International Conference on Nuclear Theory in the Supercomputer Era – 2013, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, May 13-17, 2013.

W. Nazarewicz, "The limits of the nuclear landscape," Colloquium (Konwersatorium im. Leopolda Infelda), Faculty of Physics, Warsaw University, May 9, 2013, Witold Nazarewicz.

C Horowitz, "Multimessenger observations of neutron rich matter," The first CUSTIPEN workshop on the physics of exotic nuclei, Bejing, China, May 8-9, 2013.

GH Hagen, "Shell evolution in neutron rich nuclei from coupled-cluster theory," JIHIR, ORNL, May 2, 2013.

G Fann, "MADNESS: a scalable and adaptive approach for solving integro-differential equations," Reactor and Nuclear Systems Division, ORNL, April 30, 2013.

GH Hagen, "Advances in coupled-cluster computations of medium mass and neutron rich nuclei," MSU, April 23.

T. Papenbrock, "Structure of neutron-rich isotopes of oxygen and calcium from chiral interactions," Argonne National Laboratory, April 22, 2013.

S. Gandolfi, "Properties of homogeneous and inhomogeneous neutron matter," INT, Seattle, April 17, 2013.

G R Jansen, "Open-shell nuclei from coupled-cluster theory," INT Program INT-13-1a, INT, Seattle, WA, April 9, 2013.

T. Papenbrock, "Advances in nuclear structure calculations: extrapolations in finite model spaces and optimized chiral interactions at NNLO," Institute for Nuclear Theory, Seattle, April 9, 2013.

W. Nazarewicz, "Atomic Nuclei: Many-Body Open Quantum Systems," INT Program INT-13-1a, Seattle, WA, April 5, 2013.

H. Hergert, "In-Medium SRG for Closed- and Open-Shell Nuclei," INT Program 13-1a, "Computational and Theoretical Advances for Exotic Isotopes in the Medium Mass Region'', INT, Seattle, April 3, 2013.

K. Hebeler, "Momentum-space evolution of 3N interactions and first applications," Seattle, March 28, 2013.

K. Hebeler, "Renormalization Group methods and microscopic constraints for nuclear density functionals," Darmstadt, March 20, 2013.

T. Papenbrock, "DFT for Nuclear Physics," EMMI workshop 'From Ultracold Fermi Gases to Neutron‐rich Many‐Body Systems: Universal Aspects and Modern Approaches to Density Functional Theory,' Darmstadt, Germany, March 18-22, 2013.

J.P. Vary, "Ab Initio No Core Shell Model with MFDn, Algorithms, Software, Performance and Resources," Institute of Basic Science (IBS), Rare Isotope Science Project (RISP), Daejeon, Korea, March 20, 2013.

J.P. Vary, "Ab Initio No Core Shell Model: An Introduction," Institute of Basic Science (IBS), Rare Isotope Science Project (RISP), Daejeon, Korea, March 19, 2013.

H. Hergert, "Similarity Renormalization Group Methods in Nuclear Physics," Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, March 11, 2013.

C Horowitz, "Parity violating measurements of neutron densities," Calcium Radius Experiment (CREX) Workshop at Jefferson Lab, Newport News, VA, Mar 18, 2013.

G R Jansen, "Shell evolution in neutron rich nuclei," Departement of Physics and Astronomy, UTK, Knoxville, TN, March 18, 2013.

W. Nazarewicz, "Why CREX After PREX," Calcium Radius Experiment (CREX) Workshop at Jefferson Lab, March 18, 2013.

S. Gandolfi, "Microscopic Calculations of Neutron Matter," Calcium Radius Experiment (CREX) Workshop at Jefferson Lab, March 17-19, 2013.

GH Hagen, "Structure of Neutron Rich Calcium Isotopes from Coupled-Cluster Theory," Jefferson Laboratory, March 17-19.

H. Nam, "Accelerating the atomic nucleus using Titan, the world's fastest supercomputer," University of Arizona, March 1, 2013.

H. Hergert, "In-Medium Similarity Renormalization Group for Finite Nuclei," TRIUMF, Vancouver, Canada, February 25, 2013.

J.P. Vary, "Outlook," Workshop on Progress in ab initio techniques in nuclear physics, TRIUMF, Vancouver, Canada, February 21-23, 2013.

G. Hagen, "Oxygen and Fluorine isotopes from coupled cluster theory," TRIUMF, Vancouver, February 21-23, 2013.

K. Hebeler, "Neutron matter based on consistently evolved three-nucleon interactions," Vancouver, Feb 21-23, 2013.

GR Jansen, "Shell evolution in the neutron rich calcium isotopes," TRIUMF workshop, Vancouver, Canada, February 22, 2013.

T. Papenbrock, "Infrared properties of the harmonic oscillator basis," TRIUMF, Vancouver, Canada, Feb 21-23, 2013.

J.P. Vary, "Recent physics insights from light nuclei and neutron drops," Workshop on Progress in ab initio techniques in nuclear physics, TRIUMF, Vancouver, Canada, February 21-23, 2013.

R. B. Wiringa, "Nuclear Quantum Monte Carlo," TRIUMF Workshop on Progress in Ab Initio Techniques in Nuclear Physics, TRIUMF, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, Feb 22, 2013.

H. Hergert, "In-Medium Similarity Renormalization Group with Chiral NN+3N Interactions," Workshop on "Progress in Ab Initio Techniques in Nuclear Physics'', TRIUMF, Vancouver, Canada, February 21-23, 2013.

J.P. Vary, "Deep inelastic lepton scattering from nuclear targets at x > 1," Workshop on Nuclear Structure and Dynamics at Short Distances, Institute for Nuclear Theory, Seattle, WA, Feb 11-22, 2013.

G. Hagen, "Role of continuum and three-nucleon forces in neutron rich nuclei," TRIUMF, Vancouver, February 13, 2013.

P Maris, "Large Sparse Matrix Problems in Ab-initio Nuclear Structure Calculations," NERSC user group meeting, February 12-15, 2013.

R.J. Furnstahl, "High-Resolution Probes of Low-Resolution Nuclei," INT Workshop on 'Nuclear Structure and Dynamics at Short Distances', Seattle, WA, February 11-22, 2013.

J.P. Vary, "Nuclear Structure Studies from Short to Medium Distances," Workshop on Nuclear Structure and Dynamics at Short Distances, Institute for Nuclear Theory, Seattle, WA, Feb 11-22, 2013.

N Schunck, "Theory of Nuclear Fission," Michigan State University, January 31, 2013.

G. Hagen, "The role of continuum and three-nucleon forces in neutron rich nuclei," Hirschegg, Kleinwalsertal, Austria, January 26 - February 1, 2013.

K. Hebeler, "Chiral Three-Nucleon Forces: From Neutron Matter to Neutron Stars," Hirschegg, Jan 26-Feb 01, 2013.

D. Higdon, "Uncertainty Quantification and NUCLEI," NUCLEI Kickoff Meeting, Seattle WA, 16-18 Jan, 2013.

J.D. McDonnell, "Nuclear Fission from a Microscopic Theory, and Revisiting the Optimization of DME Functionals," NUCLEI Kickoff Meeting, Seattle WA, January 16-18, 2013.

R. B. Wiringa, "Recent Results from Nuclear Quantum Monte Carlo," NUCLEI Kickoff Meeting, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, Jan 16-18, 2013.

J. Engel, "Improving Beta-Beta Matrix-Element Calculations," NUCLEI Kickoff Meeting, INT, Seattle, January 16-18, 2013.

GR Jansen, "Coupled-cluster theory in NUCLEI," NUCLEI meeting, INT, Seattle, WA, January 17, 2013.

P Maris, "Large--scale ab initio No-Core Configuration Interaction calculations," NUCLEI Kickoff Meeting, Seattle, WA, Jan 16-18, 2013.

Steven C. Pieper, "Green's function Monte Carlo," Nuclei kickoff, INT, Jan 17-18, 2013.

S. M. Wild, "Optimization in NUCLEI," NUCLEI Kickoff Meeting, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, January 16-18, 2013.

S. Gandolfi, "Properties of homogeneous and inhomogeneous neutron matter, and cold atoms," Topical Collaboration and NUCLEI Scidac meeting, INT, Seattle., January 16-18, 2013.

H. Nam, "High Performance Computing Updates," NUCLEI Kickoff Meeting, Seattle WA, Jan 16-18, 2013.

G. Fann, "Computational Harmonic Analysis and Cauchy Problems," 2013 Joint Mathematics Meeting, San Diego, CA, Jan. 9-12, 2013.

H. Hergert, "In-Medium Similarity Renormalization Group for Finite Nuclei," TU Darmstadt, Germany, January 8, 2013.

## Talks in 2012

J.P. Vary, "Quantum Hamiltonian Physics with Supercomputers," International Conference on Light-Cone Physics: Hadronic and Particle Physics, Delhi, India, December 10-15, 2012.

J Carlson, "Progress and Challenges in Nuclear Structure and Reactions," Quarks to the Universe in Computational Science, Kyoto, Japan, Dec 13-16, 2012.

J Carlson, "Impact of Tensor Correlations in Nuclear Physics," Workshop on Correlations in Nuclei, Osaka, Japan, Dec 10, 2012.

W. Nazarewicz, "Atomic Nuclei: Many-Body Open Quantum Systems," Physics Division, Argonne National Lab., Dec. 10, 2012.

J.P. Vary, "Applications of Basis Light-Front Quantization to QED and QCD," International Conference on Light-Cone Physics: Hadronic and Particle Physics, Delhi, India, December 10-15, 2012.

W. Nazarewicz, "The limits of the nuclear landscape," Jefferson Lab, Nov. 20, 2012.

W. Nazarewicz, "Computational nuclear structure in the eve of exascale," Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, Nov. 15, 2012.

N. Schunck, "Fission barriers in nuclear energy density functional theory," 5th International Conference on Fission and properties of neutron- rich nuclei, Sanibel Island, Florida, November 4-10, 2012.

G. Hagen, "Living at the edge of stability: The role of continuum and three-nucleon forces," ICFN5, Sanibel Island, November 8, 2012.

H. Hergert, "In-Medium Similarity Renormalization Group for Finite Nuclei," NSCL, Michigan State University, November 6, 2012.

W. Nazarewicz, "The nuclear landscape: theoretical perspective," ICFN5, Sanibel, FL, Nov. 4-10, 2012.

GR Jansen, "Threebody forces in neutron rich isotopes in oxygen and fluorine," ORNL, JUSTIPEN Meeting, Oak Ridge, TN, November 2, 2012.

J.P. Vary, "Atomic nuclei at low and high resolution," Physics Division, Argonne National Laboratory, November 2, 2012.

S. Thornton, "MADNESS," The 6th LACM-TORIJIN-JUSTIPEN Workshop, Joint Inst. for Heavy Ion Research, ORNL, October 31-November 2, 2012.

S. Gandolfi, "Neutron matter from low to high density: from cold atoms to neutron stars," Texas A&M University-Commerce, Nov 2012.

S. Gandolfi, "Properties of homogeneous and inhomogeneous neutron matter," Texas A&M University-Commerce, Nov 2012.

G. Hagen, "Role of the continuum and three-nucleon forces in neutron rich calcium," JIHIR, Oak Ridge, October 31, 2012.

N. Hinohara, "Beyond mean-field study of double-beta decay matrix elements with np correlations," The 6th LACM-TORIJIN-JUSTIPEN Workshop, JIHIR, ORNL, Oak Ridge, TN, Oct. 31 - Nov. 2, 2012.

H. Nam, "If you give a Titan a nucleus: An update on computing at the OLCF," 6th LACM-TORIJIN-JUSTIPEN Workshop, Oak Ridge, TN, October 31 - Nov 2, 2012.

P. Maris, "Large-scale ab initio CI calculations for Nuclear Structure," Center for Nuclear Structure, Tokyo University, Tokyo, Japan, Oct 29, 2012.

M. Horoi, "Novel Shell Model Analysis of the Double Beta Decay Matrix Elements for 136Xe," Annual DNP 2012 meeting, Newport Beach, CA, October 24-27, 2012.

Mihai Horoi, "Novel shell model analysis of the double-beta decay matrix elements for 136Xe," Fall Meeting of he Division of Nuclear Physics of American Physical Society, Newport Beach CA, October 26 (2012), October 26, 2012.

G. Hagen, "Living at the edge of stability: The role of continuum and three-nucleon forces," DNP, Newport Beach, October 24, 2012.

T. Papenbrock, "Computing the atomic nucleus," Conference on Computational Physics (CCP2012), Kobe, Japan, October 14-18, 2012.

P. Maris, "No-Core CI calculations for light nuclei with chiral 2- and 3-body forces," 2012 Conference on Computational Physics (CCP2012), Kobe, Japan, Oct 14-18, 2012.

W. Nazarewicz, "Microscopic Description of Fission Process," International Symposium ENSFN12, University of Tokyo, Oct. 10-12, 2012.

R. B. Wiringa, "Recent Results from Nuclear Quantum Monte Carlo," INT-12-3: 'Light Nuclei from First Principles' University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, Oct 11, 2012.

G. Hagen, "Living at the edge of stability: The role of continuum and three-nucleon forces," INT, Seattle, October 10, 2012.

C. J. Horowitz, "Multi-messenger observations of neutron rich matter," Plenary talk, Quark Confinment and Hadron Spectrum X, Munich, Oct 10, 2012.

P. Maris, "Emergence of rotational bands in Be isotopes from ab initio calculations," ENSFN12, University of Tokyo, Oct. 10-12, 2012.

S.K. Bogner, "High-momentum tails from low-momentum theories," Workshop on Structure of Light Nuclei, Institute for Nuclear Theory, Seattle, WA, October 8-12, 2012.

R. Furnstahl, "Asymptotic wave functions in light nuclei," INT Workshop on the "Structure of Light Nuclei", Seattle, WA, Oct. 8-12, 2012.

K. Hebeler, "Momentum-space evolution of chiral three-nucleon forces," INT Workshop on the, Oct. 8-12, 2012.

H. Hergert, "In-Medium SRG for Finite Nuclei," INT Workshop on the "Structure of Light Nuclei", Seattle, WA, Oct. 8-12, 2012.

P. Maris, "Ab initio calculations of Be isotopes with JISP16," INT Workshop on Light Nuclei from First Principles, Seattle, WA, October 8-12, 2012.

J.P. Vary, "How solving light nuclei can help solve quantum field theory," INT Workshop on the "Structure of Light Nuclei", Seattle, WA, October 8-12, 2012.

S. Gandolfi, "Neutron matter equation of state, symmetry energy and neutron stars," Conference on Computational Physics (CCP2012), Kobe, Japan, Oct 2012.

N. Schunck, "Density functional theory approaches to fission," 10th International Conference on Clustering Aspects of Nuclear Structure and Dynamics, Debrecen, Hungary, September 24-28, 2012.

G. Hagen, "Living at the edge of stability: The role of continuum and three-nucleon forces," ECT*, Trento, Italy, September 24‐28, 2012.

J.P. Vary, "Ab initio nuclear structure and reactions – Links between low and high energy phenomena," APCTP Workshop on Nuclear Structure, Pohang, Korea, Sept. 21-22, 2012.

J. Engel, "Improving Beta-Beta Matrix-Element Calculations in the Shell Model and Energy-Density Functional Theory," Towards a Resolution of the Double-Beta-Decay Problem, Trento, Italy, September 3-7, 2012.

M. Horoi, "New Shell Model Analysis of the Double Beta Decay Process: What Do We Learn?," ECT*, Trento, Italy, September 3-7, 2012.

S. Gandolfi, "Properties of neutron matter, symmetry energy and neutron stars," INT Program "Light nuclei from first principles", Sep 2012.

G. Hagen, "The role of continuum and three-nucleon forces in neutron rich nuclei," Wako-Shi, RIKEN, August 28, 2012.

H. Hergert, "In-Medium Similarity Renormalization Group for Finite Nuclei," Zakopane Conference on Nuclear Physics, Poland, August 27 - September 2, 2013.

N. Schunck, "Microscopic description of fission," Zakopane Conference on Nuclear Physics, August 28, 2012.

J Engel, "Decay Studies for Symmetries, Neutrinos, Astrophysics, Sturcture: Selected Topics," Argonne, Low Energy Community Meeting, August 16-18, 2012.

W. Nazarewicz, "Frontiers and Challenges in Nuclear Theory," Low Energy Community Meeting, ANL, Aug. 17, 2012.

R.J. Furnstahl, "Tales of the Renormalization Group," Argonne National Laboratory Theory Institute, Argonne, IL, July 30-August 3, 2012.

J.P. Vary, "Progress and Prospects in the Nuclear No-Core Shell Model," Argonne National Laboratory Theory Institute, Argonne, IL, July 30-August 3, 2012.

J.P. Vary, "Applications of Basis Light-Front Quantization to QED and QCD," LC-2012, Cracow, Poland, July 9-13, 2012.

J.P. Vary, "Ab initio nuclear structure and reactions - perspectives and challenges," University of Bochum, Nuclear Physics Seminar, July 4, 2012.